It was fighting for democracy and against communism.
The USAF was fighting against the North Vietnamese Air Force. The US Army/Marines were fighting against the NVA and VC. The US Navy was fighting against the North Vietnamese Air Force and NVA and VC.
Fighting against communist aggression and the preservation of the Republic of South Vietnam.
US citizen's who wanted to stop communism were FOR fighting against communism.
The US got involved in the Vietnam was because they were trying to sweep out communism across the globe. In the war, the US supported South Vietnam because they were fighting against communist North Vietnam.
Americans in the Vietnam War were fighting against communist northern Vietnamese.
The Americans were ultimately fighting against Communism. But they were also fighting against the North Vietnamese Army and the Viet Cong.
The US was fighting the country of North Vietnam during that war. The Philippine people were uprising against their new nation (US territory).
The French were fighting in Vietnam in 1950 not the US.
America fought against North Vietnam, in an unsuccessful attempt to defeat its invasion and conquest of South Vietnam.
The US was representing the free world in it's fight against communist aggression.
No, fighting has never occurred in the U.S. Not against any foreign enemies. There were several clashes between war protesters against government troops and police.
Communism is when the government makes your decisions for you such as when you get food. Vietnam is a communist country. That is how the Vietnam war occurred, the us was fighting against North Vietnam to end the idea of communism.
The United States didn't fight against South Vietnam in fact they were allies fighting against North Vietnam.
The US wanted N. Vietnam to stop fighting in S. Vietnam.
No, because the US is not fighting the country of Afghanistan. The US was fighting the country of North Vietnam. The US is not at war with any nation as of this date.
The results of the "US fighting in the Vietnam War", was that Communist North Vietnam achieved it's goal(s) of conquering the Republic of South Vietnam in 1975. And that the US did not achieve it's goal of preventing it.
US Servicemen had been fighting communists in South Vietnam since 1955.
The USA was fighting with South Vietnam in their fight against North Vietnam and the communists. They were in turn receiving help from China and the Soviet Union, among others.
Best answer: didn't win "Many" returning GIs had two wars to fight; one in Vietnam against the NVA/VC, the other in the United States against his fellow countrymen. Bullets were used against the NVA/VC in Vietnam; fighting words and fists were sometimes used against our fellow countrymen in the US.
The war was between North Vietnam and South Vietnam. The US was fighting with the Republic of South Vietnam to prevent an invasion by the Communist North Vietnam.
The US re-deployed from the place.