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The Fall of the French
Updated: 9/21/2020
The Fall of the French
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  • French troops started to come into Vietnam to regain control of the colony.
  • Ho met with French negotiators and says that "If we must fight, we will fight. We will lose 10 men for every one you lose, but in the end it is you who will tire."
  • The French attacked in the winter of 1946-1947 they stormed Hanoi and other cities in the North. Ho's troops withdrew to the mountains.
  • In 1950, the French war in Vietnam was turned into a battleground in a much larger struggle.
  • The U.S decided to back the French with 2.5 Billion dollars to help stop the spread of communism.
  • Even with the 2.5 billion dollars from the U.S the French tired and were forced to leave Vietnam for good.
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