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The French were decisively beaten by Vietnamese Soldiers at the Battle of Dien Bien Phu in 1954. Additionally, France needed to consolidate its armies to defend its more central aims in Algeria (which would eventually rise in revolution against France).

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Q: Why did France withdraw from Vietnam?
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What did eisenhower decide about Vietnam in 1954?

France agreed to withdraw its troops

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When did France withdraw from Vietnam?

Begining in 1954, following their defeat at Dien Bien Phu with all French forces to be out of the country by April of 1956.

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President Nixon was the President who promised to withdraw troops from Vietnam. The term Vietnamization was the plan that encouraged South Vietnam to take more responsibility for the war. Nixon hoped to gradually withdraw troops in this manner, and he succeeded and is credited with ending the Vietnam War.

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What year did us withdraw from from Vietnam?


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The newly elected Gough Whitlam recognized North Vietnam and gave the order to withdraw Australian troops, in the short.

What happened to Vietnam after the US and its allies withdraw?

North Vietnam completed it's conquest of South Vietnam.

What was the nickname given to the Americans who wanted to withdraw from Vietnam?

People in the United States who wanted to withdraw from Vietnam were generally known as "doves". They called their opponents "hawks".

When did US withdraw from Vietnam?

President Gerald Ford had all Americans out of Vietnam by May 1975.

Does the Vietnam war have anything to do with France colonizing Vietnam?

i think france doesn't have to do anything with the vietnam war

Richard Nixon promised to if elected?

a+ Withdraw troops from Vietnam

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March 1973.

Did America withdraw or lose the battle of Vietnam?

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Who was the president who started to withdraw troops from Vietnam?

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What was the outcome of the wars between France and Vietnam?

The French were forced to withdraw and release their hold on their former colony. Vietnam was divided between North and South, with a plebiscite to decide on its form of government to be held. The US prevented that vote from being taken.

Who controlled Vietnam in the 1700s?

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When is the official date France withdrew from the Vietnam War?

France withdrew from Vietnam in 1954.

When did Vietnam gain independence from France?

1954 is when Vietnam gained it's independance from France.

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Get your Vietnam visa at Vietnam embassy in France Or you can apply online through an agent in Vietnam to get approval letter for picking up your visa on arrival at Vietnam airports.

What was Nixon's plan to gradually withdraw US troops from Vietnam?

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What did Richard Nixon promise to do if he was elected?

he promised to "withdraw troops from Vietnam"

When did France rule Vietnam?

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