The Vietnam War | Broadcast Version

01: Déjà Vu (1858-1961)

Episode 1 | 1h 25m 46s Video has closed captioning.

After a long and brutal war, Vietnamese revolutionaries led by Ho Chi Minh end nearly a century of French colonial occupation. With the Cold War intensifying, Vietnam is divided in two at Geneva. Communists in the north aim to reunify the country, while America supports Ngo Dinh Diem's untested regime in the south.

Aired: 09/17/17

Rating: TV-MA

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