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    • The Viet-Minh By Edward.R.J.Hoddle
    • Aims
      • The Viet-Minh was created as a resistance group against the Japanese .
      • It wanted to gain independence for Viet-Nam for the French and the Japanese.
      • Wanted to create an open nationalist movement for any political persuasion.
    • Organization
      • Founded in 1941 by Ho Chi Minh.
      • Started to build up forces in china before infiltrating Viet-Nam with guerrilla warfare in 1943.
      • Liberated large parts of Northern Viet-Nam from the Japanese.
      • Received arms from the Soviet union and later the USA.
    • Development
      • After Japan's surrender in WW2, the Viet-Minh seized the opportunity to claim Viet-Nam as a free state.
      • Ho Chi Minh Declared independence in 1945.
      • French refuse to accept Vietnamese independence and war is declared in 1946.
    • Leadership Ho Chi Minh
      • First influenced by french communist partys in the 1920’s
      • Ho Chi Minh was inspired by the communist revolutions in China and Russia.
      • In 1941 he returned home to lead the Vietnamese independence movement.
      • In 1945 Ho Chi Minh declares independence and himself chairman.
      • Defeated the French in 1954