the impact of French imperialism on Indochina. · the rise of Vietnamese nationalism and war against the French. · the growth of Vietnamese. In the s, the jungled regions of Indo-China were occupied by a number of asiatic peoples organized into several different kingdoms and. The USA provide aid to the French in their fight to retain control of Indochina. By this time the ‘Domino Theory’ is generally accepted by the US.

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Decolonisation of French Indo-China Text. On 7 Maythe fall of the fortified camp of Dien Bien Phu signified the end of the war. On 21 Julythe Peace Accords were signed in Geneva.

Decolonization and Indo-China

Circular from Nguyen Binh on the attitude to be adopted during the Franco-Vietnamese talks in Dalat 19 April Text In a circular dated 19 AprilNguyen Binh, Vietnamese military officer and head of the 7th zone of the National Defence Army, strongly condemns the attitude of the French during the first Franco-Vietnamese talks in Dalat. He particularly accuses Admiral Georges Thierry d’Argenlieu of not complying with the nidochina on Indichina concluded on 6 March.

Nguyen Binh therefore calls on the people and the Viet Minh troops to engage in a general offensive on all fronts and to sabotage all French public bodies in Cochinchina. This note illustrates the decolonisahion difference in interpretation of the agreement of 6 March While the Vietnamese people see the French Union as a community decolonisatipn associated states with equal rights and responsibilities, the French accept internal autonomy but note that the Indochina Federation would be de facto led by the French High Commissioner, who is appointed by the French Government and is custodian of the powers of the French Union.


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During his time in Hong Kong, he affirmed that he had no intention of returning to power, but France nevertheless renewed contact to attempt to persuade him to return to the throne.

In general, the Americans, Chinese, British and Hindus are pessimistic indpchina to the success of the talks. Letter from Dwight D. These sources suggest that the position taken by the Vietnamese Prime Minister, Prince Buu Loc, on the integration of the country into the French Union is no more than demagoguery.

Decolonisation in Indochina 1945-54

The defeat marks an important step decolonisatiob the process of decolonising Indo-China. The day after decolonisztion French defeat, Ho Chi Minh sends his congratulations to his troops. Anti-communist tract following the signing of the Franco-Vietnamese Treaty 4 June Text Following the conclusion of the Franco-Vietnamese Treaty, signed on 4 June in Paris by the two heads of government Joseph Laniel and Buu Loc, this anti-communist tract calls on the Vietnamese people to expose the Viet Minh communists.


The Soviets claim that they are pursuing a policy of peace but accuse the Americans of warmongering. It salutes the victory of Ho Chi Decolonisatoon and emphasises the failure of the aggressive agenda of the French colonialists and the defeat of US imperialist policy. The two parties wish to base their future diplomatic actions on solid foundations.

On 22 Julya proclamation by Ho Chi Minh recalls the various aspects of the agreement. Carefully-prepared food, made by the successive leaders of the Fourth Republic. We are unable to give credit to our customers.

In a world dominated by two superpowers engaged in a Cold War the United States and the USSRBehrendt speculates on the future of the decolonised countries, represented by a group of four people with stereotypical features an Asian woman, a man with a turban wearing indochjna traditional Indian costume, a black man in a boubou and a Muslim in Bedouin dress.

Although these four welcome the permanent departure of the European coloniser decolonisatjon seemingly British moustachioed man in colonial garb, holding an umbrella, golf clubs and a suitcasethey do not realise that two new characters are already trying to replace the former coloniser.

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