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- Algerian War : (1954-1962) Fought by Algerians seeking independence from French colonial rule.
- Counterinsurgency : Theory and practice of defeating insurgency without creating even more local resistance or strategic failures
- Insurgency : A wide range of political and military actions intended to change a government, through means considered illegal by that government.
- Torture : The infliction of mental or physical pain, for punishment or as an interrogation technique.
- Vietnam War : A post-colonial independence/Cold War conflict between communist North Vietnam against South Vietnam, assisted by the United States (1955-1975), to unify Vietnam; won by North Vietnam in 1975.
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- Dien Bien Phu : Site in northern Vietnam of a 1954 decisive battle that soon forced France to relinquish control of colonial Indochina.
- Indochinese Revolution : Add brief definition or description
- Charles de Gaulle : French military and political leader who died in 1970.