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To reunite with their southern counterparts.

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The us entered the Vietnamese war in 1950 they exited in 1975 entered to avoid a communist takeover of south Vietnam

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North Vietnam & VC living in South VN.

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To defend against Communist expansion.

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The North Vietnamese attacked in force and Vietnam was reunited as a Communist state.

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If by the North Vietnamese you mean during the Vietnam war their goal was to unite all of Vietnam under a communist regime. Which was successful.

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Stop communist aggression.

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Preserve the Republic of South Vietnam from a communist conquest. to shift the burden of fighting to Vietnamese citizens.

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The was conflict between north Vietnam and the South Vietnamese so communist took over and started a war so south vietnamese migrated from vietnamese to other countries and other people got sent to re education camp in vietnam

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The communist North Vietnamese and the Capitalist South Vietnamese did not agree with eachother's form of government. The communist North Vietnamese, backed and supplied by Russia, invaded South Vietnam with the help of militia groups called the Vietcong, attempting to make the whole country communist. The South Vietnamese, supplied and supported by the US, fought back against the North Vietnamese but were eventually defeated after US troops were taken out of Vietnam in 1975.

Why the Kennedy administration failed to stop the Vietnamese Communist in the Vietnam War?

Because he was assassinated in '63.

What did the agreement in1954 do to Vietnam?

at the end of the Vietnam war the USA. withdrew from the war and the norther Vietnamese named the Viet Cong took over Vietnam and made Vietnam a communist government

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During the Vietnam War, there were many people who lived in South Vietnam who supported and fought for the North Vietnamese. They were known as the Viet Cong.

How did the V Vietnam war effect the vietnamese?

How did the Vietnam war effect the Vietnamese

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To stop communist aggression.

Who took over Vietnam after the Vietnam war?

The Vietnam war was about the reunification of it under 1 government, the north Vietnamese won the war, resulting in the country becoming 1 under a communist regime.

Who were the Viet Cong?

Viet Congs: North communist Vietnamese supporters of the communist Front in North Vietnam during the Vietnam War (known in Vietnam as the American War). The Viet Congs fought against both the government/military of South Vietnam and the armed forces of the United States between 1959 and 1975. They were initially a loose grouping of guerrilla fighters. Quick Note: South Vietnam/South Vietnamese didn't want the communist takeover from communist North Vietnam, they wanted to be a democratic country. U.S. entered the war to stop the spread of communism and support the democratic South Vietnam.

How many south Vietnam communist troops were in the Vietnam war?

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What were the motives of North Vietnamese and South Vietnamese leaders in the Vietnam War?

North: To re-unite with the south, under a communist regime. South: To remain a free Republic of South Vietnam.

Who won the war between Vietnam and the US?

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