After France's defeat, an international peace conference met in Geneva to discuss the future of Indochina. Based on these talks, Vietnam was divided at 17 degrees north latitude. North of that line, Ho Chi Mihn's Communist forces governed. to the south, the United States and France set up an anti-Communist government under the leadership of Ngo Dinh Diem (NOH dihn D'YEM).
It's not divided today. It's one country.
The two Vietnams become ONE Vietnam (one country-albeit a communist country).
From 1954 to 1975, Vietnam was divided at the 17th parallel. In April, 1975, North Vietnam troops accepted the surrender of South Vietnam from its president, thereby unifying Vietnam into a single country.
The country of Vietnam had divided into communist North Vietnam and democratic South Vietnam, and was fighting a civil war to determine if the country would be reunified as a communist nation, or if it would remain a divided nation. Untimately, North Vietnam prevailed.
YES. Vietnam has been a Communist Country for decades.
The Vietnam War ended in 1975, when North and South Vietnam become one country, Vietnam.
Between 1954 and 1975, there were two Vietnams: a North Vietnam and a South Vietnam; divided at the 17th parallel.
Since the end of the Vietnam War in 1975, the country has ceased to be divided into north and south sections; it is just one country now. And it has a communist government.
It no longer is. The conclusion of the Vietnam War saw the North and the South rejoin into one country.
A Vietnam visa will only help travelers who are visiting Vietnam. It is also worth remembering that Vietnam is divided. Check that the visa you have is for the right country, either North Vietnam or South Vietnam.
North Korea and south Korea and also North and South Vietnam
Vietnam is now a communist country that functions like most other countries.
When the Vietnam War ended in 1975, North and South Vietnam became one communist nation called Vietnam.
Vietnam was divided into four different areas with I Corp in the North and IV Corps in the South of the South of the country.
There was an entire war that separated Vietnam. Currently Vietnam is split into 2 and one is communisy and the other is not. It divided the country and they now hate eachother.
Ho Chi Minh
It divided the country into pro-war and anti-war factions.
France called Vietnam a colony of theirs. When French troops left in 1954, th UN divided Vietnam into North and South Vietnam.
Vietnam is a country.