Black April – 35 Years Ago in Photos

Friday, April 30, 2010

Black April - 35 Years Ago in Photos

30 April 2010

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Chiến tranh Việt Nam kết thúc sau bắt tay giữa hai siêu cường?

Friday, April 30, 2010

Chiến tranh Việt Nam kết thúc sau bắt tay giữa hai siêu cường?

2010-04-29 Chiến tranh Việt Nam đã lùi vào quá khứ 35 năm, thế nhưng trong những năm qua, rất nhiều người Việt và cả người Mỹ vẫn còn nhiều thắc mắc liên quan tới cuộc chiến này. Để cùng nhau ôn lại lịch sử liên quan tới cuộc chiến, nhất là chuyến đi của Tổng […]

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House in Georgia, heart in Vietnam

Thursday, April 29, 2010

House in Georgia, heart in Vietnam

April 28, 2010 Editor’s note: CNN.com is collecting tales of the Vietnamese diaspora. Here is one family’s story. If your family left Vietnam after the war, tell us about it here. Decatur, Georgia (CNN) — The Vietnam War ended with the fall of Saigon 35 years ago this week, but Hong Nguyen will never surrender. […]

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Vietnam War photos: 35 years since Saigon’s fall

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Vietnam War photos: 35 years since Saigon's fall

April 28, 2010 Source:  SeattleTimes

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Nguyen wins grant to study monk symbolic of Vietnam War era

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Nguyen wins grant to study monk symbolic of Vietnam War era

April 21, 2010 A Bates professor has received a $40,000 grant to complete his research into a Vietnamese monk whose self-immolation in 1963 was one of the defining acts of the Vietnam War years. On June 11, 1963, at a busy intersection in the South Vietnamese capital of Saigon, Buddhist monk Thich Quang Duc set […]

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Stealing Saigon

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Stealing Saigon

April 7, 2010 – by Larry Engelmann Gas thieves and rampant corruption contributed to South Vietnam’s collapse. Now, the only person convicted of corruption amidst the rampant kleptomania declares his innocence. GRAHAM MARTIN, the last U.S. ambassador to South Vietnam, was convinced of two things: first, David Simmons had one of the most disturbing and […]

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Vietnamese Poet Dies

Saturday, March 20, 2010

Vietnamese Poet Dies

2010-03-19 Huu Loan wrote about love and war. HANOI—Huu Loan, a Vietnamese poet best known for an autobiographical epic of love and the cruelty of war, has died at the age of 95 in his home village in the northern province of Thanh Hoa. His most famous work, “The Purple Color of Sim Flowers” (in […]

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Unique homecoming to Vietnam for US commander

Saturday, November 7, 2009

Unique homecoming to Vietnam for US commander

By BEN STOCKING, Associated Press Writer Ben Stocking, Associated Press Writer – Sat Nov 7, 8:47 am ET DANANG, Vietnam – On the day his side lost the Vietnam War, Hung Ba Le fled his homeland at the age of 5 in a fishing trawler crammed with 400 refugees. Thirty-four years later, he made an unlikely homecoming — as […]

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