When WWII ended, Ho Chi Minh ( a Communist) started a revolt to claim independence for Vietnam. France refused to accept their Independence.
In Geneva, Switzerland there was a conference to determine the fate of Vietnam. Vietnam would be divided into North and South Vietnam.
Mai Lai Massacre
American ships had reported on North Vietnam destroying American destroyers on the Gulf of Tonkin
End of the Vietnam War
During a Vietnam holiday, Vietcong and North Vietnam had surprised attacked South Vietnam.But America and South Vietnam responded quickly and fought back.
A American company had brutally slaughter women, children, and old men. After a year of cover up, it had sparked an international firestorm, making U.S more divided in the Vietnam War
When North Vietnam had first rejected the peace treaty, North Vietnam and the U.S was constantly bombing each other. After 12 intense days of bombing North Vietnam had agree to sign a treaty if all the side agrees, this would be known as the Paris Peace Accords.