The General's Gamble

February 1968
Time;2/9/1968, Vol. 91 Issue 6, p32
The article reports on the attacks made by North Vietnamese and Viet Cong soldiers in Southern Vietnam during the celebration of the feast of Tet in 1968. Despite the declaration of truce, the communists have launched their general offensive against various military bases, civilians and government building across the country. It notes that they have attacked provincial capitals, destroyed allied planes and helicopters, and taken over the nation's major cities.


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