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How did the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution lead to greater involvement in Vietnam?


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Answered 2010-01-21 19:17:31

It passed the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution, which granted President Lyndon B. Johnson the authority to assist any Southeast Asian country whose government was considered to be jeopardized by "communist aggression".

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