The Vietnam War was an extensively long and bloody war that was fought in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia. Although it was fought between the communist North Vietnamese government and the government of South Vietnam, other countries soon became involved. The North Vietnamese army was backed by communist allies including the Soviet Union and China, with the South Vietnamese being supported by the United States, South Korea, Australia, Thailand, and others. The conflict was an extremely contentious debate, especially in the United States, with many citizens believing that we shouldn’t have been involved. Now, test your knowledge about the Vietnam War, a conflict that many consider one of the darkest periods in United States history.
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