Why was Ngo Dinh Diem killed?

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The 1st answer to this question is totally wrong. Basically the people who first answered this question is young and know nothing about the Vietnam history especially the Vietnam war. Ngo Dinh Diem was killed by CIA; not only Ngo Dinh Diem but also JFK. Ngo Dinh Diem didn't want US role involved too much in Vietnam because he know that if the American controlled the South Vietnam, North communists ( Ho Chi Minh ) would blame for that reason and brainwashed people more easier. Because of that, CIA did kill Ngo Dinh Diem.

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Ngo Dinh Diem important?

Ngo Dinh Diem was the President of the Republic of Vietnam from1955 to 1963. He was assassinated on November 2, 1963.

Describe ngo dinh diem?

A man that hated communism, and for that reason, was accepted by the Kennedy administration (in the beginning); See: Diem.

What did ngo dinh diem do?

President Diem talked about making South Vietnam a true democracy - but he used a very autocratic style of leadership and didn't expand democratic rule in his country. He also

What religion was ngo dinh diem?

He was Catholic. In response to him trying to change the national religion, Buddhist monks burned themselves alive.

Who asasanated Ngo Dinh Diem?

The most accepted theory to this is that he was assassinated by his own generals when he surrendered after they promised him and his brother safe passage from Vietnam to The U

Who was ngo dinh diem-?

Ngo Dinh Diem was born on January 3, 1901 to a noble VietnameseCatholic family. A strong anti-Communist, he joined the UnitedStates backed government, and made himself preside