U.S. entry into the war in Vietnam marked a new phase that proved costly to Vietnamese as well as to the Americans." Analyse the statement.
The entry of U.S. into the war in Vietnam proved costly for both the Vietnamese and the Americas because:
1.The Vietmanese had to face powerful bombing attacks which destroyed life and property to a terrible extent.
2.The Americans used powerful bombs and chemical weapons Naplm,Agent Orange etc which had widespread attacks on the economy and the death tolls were very high.
3.Americans also lost many of their armies in the war.
4.American Government had to face opposition because most of those who were send to fight wars were common and under-privilegded civilians and universi