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To defend South Vietnam from the oppression of the Communist North Vietnam.

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the reason was the people in the united states don't want to spread the communism in the south Vietnam

Resisting communism and establishing a free Republic of South Vietnam was "the" reason for the war in Vietnam.

The split occurred in 1954, and was part of the reason for the war.

to prevent communisism from spreading

The NUMBER ONE reason for protesting the war was THEY DIDN'T WANT TO GO TO VIETNAM (THE DRAFT!).

To prevent South Vietnam from being conquered by Communist North Vietnam.

They feared that Vietnam would become Communist if it should gain indepedence.

The Vietnam war was one of the more dangerous wars in recent history. In addition, there was very little reason to enter the war.

The "Tongkin incident" was the reason the USA openly started a war against north vietnam. The north vietnames allegedly attacked a USA navy ship.

Well, it's preservation was the whole reason we (the U.S.) were there.There was no democracy anywhere in Vietnam (not even a democratic republic) both North and South Vietnam were dictatorships. South Vietnam was just our dictatorship.

Cambodia/Laos sometimes experienced some border "control" difficulties; North Vietnam (Vietnam after 1975) had to "fix" the problem.

Put a check on communist aggression.

Vietnam never hate Cambodia because they stole Cambodia's land so there is no reason that Vietnam have to hate Cambodia.

No. The Vietnam War and WW2 were fought for different reason. The Vietnam War was fought to stop the spread of Communism while WW2 was fought to stop Adolf Hitler and the Nazis.

Our advisors were helping the French and we got sucked into it

The military draft was the real MAIN reason for the protests.

The fundamental reason was to stop the expansion of Bolshevism.

Vietnam was the second hot battle of the cold war (Communism VS the free world). Korea was the first.

Being drafted (Conscripted) into the military to fight in Vietnam, was the number one reason for being "anti" during the war.

The President. He/She is called Commander in Chief for a reason.

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