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  • 1. Foreign Policy in the 1960sI. Vietnam Antiwar musicA. OriginsB. Kennedy and the WarC. Johnson and EscalationD. The Beginning of the EndII. The Cold War Heats upA. Berlin CrisisB. Cuban Missile Crisis
  • 2. French Indochina-Occupied by Japan during WW II
  • 3. Ho Chi Minh• Led the Vietnamese freedom fighters duringWW II
  • 4. Ho Chi Minh• Led the Vietnamese freedom fighters duringWW II• Communist leader of N. Vietnam after War.
  • 5. Ho Chi Minh• Led the Vietnamese freedom fighters duringWW II• Communist leader of N. Vietnam after War.• Fought Civil War with French from 1945-1954
  • 6. Ho Chi Minh• Led the Vietnamese freedom fighters duringWW II• Communist leader of N. Vietnam after War.• Fought Civil War with French from 1945-1954• French lost at battle of Dien Bien Phu andUnited States supported South Vietnamagainst the Communist North.
  • 7. Ngo DiemLeader of South Vietnam
  • 8. Vietnam under J.F. Kennedy
  • 9. Vietnam under JFK• Kennedy continues Eisenhower policy ofsupporting Diem government.
  • 10. Vietnam under JFK• Kennedy continues Eisenhower policy ofsupporting Diem government.• Increases number of advisors from 2000 in1960 to 16,000 by the end of 1963.
  • 11. Vietnam under JFK• Kennedy continues Eisenhower policy ofsupporting Diem government.• Increases number of advisors from 2000 in1960 to 16,000 by the end of 1963.• Buddhist majority in Vietnam protests thebrutal treatment from Diem (R. Catholic)• Leads to:
  • 12. Self-immolation of BuddhistMonk-1963
  • 13. Vietnam and Lyndon B. Johnson
  • 14. Vietnam and Lyndon B. Johnson• Increased Troop strength from 16,000 in1963 to:
  • 15. Vietnam and Lyndon B. Johnson• Increased Troop strength from 16,000 in1963 to:• 184,000 by 1965
  • 16. Vietnam and Lyndon B. Johnson• Increased Troop strength from 16,000 in1963 to:• 184,000 by 1965• 300,000 by 1966
  • 17. Vietnam and Lyndon B. Johnson• Increased Troop strength from 16,000 in1963 to:• 184,000 by 1965• 300,000 by 1966• 500,000 by 1968
  • 18. Gulf of Tonkin Incident• Johnson told Congress that two Americanships had been fired upon by N. Vietnamese
  • 19. Gulf of Tonkin Incident• Johnson told Congress that two Americanships had been fired upon by N. Vietnamese• Congress passes Gulf of Tonkin Resolutionwhich gives Pres. Johnson authority to dowhatever it took to protect Americaninterests in Vietnam.
  • 20. The My Lai Massacre
  • 21. Execution of suspected Vietcongby Saigon’s Police Chief
  • 22. American troops in Vietnam
  • 23. • Ballad of the Green Berets - Sing Along Music +Brownielocks.• Country Joe and the Fish: “Fixin’ to DieRag”
  • 24. US Troops leaving Saigon
  • 25. Fidel Castro
  • 26. John F. Kennedy
  • 27. Nikita Khrushchev-Premier ofthe Soviet Union
  • 28. Timeline of foreign policy crisis• 1959-Castro controls Cuba
  • 29. Timeline of foreign policy crisis• 1959-Castro controls Cuba• 1961- Bay of Pigs invasion fails
  • 30. Timeline of foreign policy crisis• 1959-Castro controls Cuba• 1961- Bay of Pigs invasion fails• 1961- Khrushchev dominates JFK atVienna
  • 31. Timeline of foreign policy crisis• 1959-Castro controls Cuba• 1961- Bay of Pigs invasion fails• 1961- Khrushchev dominates JFK atVienna• 1961- Berlin crisis: Berlin Wall goes up.
  • 32. Timeline of foreign policy crisis• 1959-Castro controls Cuba• 1961- Bay of Pigs invasion fails• 1961- Khrushchev dominates JFK atVienna• 1961- Berlin crisis: Berlin Wall goes up.• 1962- Cuban Missile Crisis
  • 33. Timeline of foreign policy crisis• 1959-Castro controls Cuba• 1961- Bay of Pigs invasion fails• 1961- Khrushchev dominates JFK atVienna• 1961- Berlin crisis: Berlin Wall goes up• 1962- Cuban Missile Crisis• 1963- Safe Arms talks begin
  • 34. Timeline of foreign policy crisis• 1959-Castro controls Cuba• 1961- Bay of Pigs invasion fails• 1961- Khrushchev dominates JFK atVienna• 1961- Berlin crisis: Berlin Wall goes up• 1962- Cuban Missile Crisis• 1963- Safe Arms talks begin• - Hot Line installed