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They were divided along the 17th Parallel, with a one-mile DMZ between them.

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Q: Where were North and South Vietnam divided during the Vietnam War?
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Nation divided during cold war era?

East and West Germany; North and South Korea; North and South Vietnam.

Temporarily divided Vietnam along the 17th parallel?

North Vietnam north of the Z, and South Vietnam south of the Z.

Where is Vietnam split?

During the Viet War from '55 thru '75, there were two Vietnams: North Vietnam & South Vietnam; they were divided at the 17th parallel.

What is the country divided in to?

North Korea and south Korea and also North and South Vietnam

Why is South and North Vietnam divided?

It no longer is. The conclusion of the Vietnam War saw the North and the South rejoin into one country.

What were the capitals of North and South Vietnam during the Vietnam war?

The capitol for South Vietnam was Saigon, and the capital of North Vietnam was Hanoi.

What parallel divided North and South Vietnam prior to 1975?


What countries are divided into north and south?

Korea and Vietnam and sudan

What year was Vietnam first divided?

Vietnam was divided into north and south at the 17th parallel by the Geneva Accords of 1954.

Why did north Vietnam and south Vietnam remain divided?

President Eisenhower did not allow an election.

Who ran north Vietnam during the Vietnam war?

The "Vietcong" lead by Ho Chi Minh were the leaders of North Vietnam during the war and they were communist. Vietnam was divided into the North and the South before the war, they were basically two separate countries, but the Vietcong aimed to take over the South and turn it communist. The Americans were allies of the South as they hated communism and wanted to stamp it out.

What did north Vietnam want during the Vietnam war?

They wanted the south.

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