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This is the BETA presentation I'm currently working on about The Secret War in Laos in the 60's & 70's. Please forgive me because it's incomplete. I need some feedback on the direction this …

This is the BETA presentation I'm currently working on about The Secret War in Laos in the 60's & 70's. Please forgive me because it's incomplete. I need some feedback on the direction this presentation is going so far and any constructive criticism would be much appreciated. Hope you enjoy it!

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  • 1. Prelude to The Secret War Tou Lee Yang www.slideshare.net/touleeyang
  • 2. My Awesome Green Card!
  • 3. Minneapolis, MN
  • 4. Yayyyyyy Snowboarding!!!
  • 5. I DO NOT like SNOW!!!
  • 6. National Geographic Rewind!
  • 7. Old Buddhist Temples
  • 8. REALLY Old Buddhist Temples
  • 9. Floating Markets
  • 10. The Night Life!
  • 11. PHOTOGRAPH FOR TIME ASIA BY PHILIP BLENKINSOP Welcome to the Jungle!
  • 12. Ho Chi Minh establishes provisional government Japan transfers all powers to Vietminh 1945
  • 13. Vietnam declares independence! 1945
  • 14. Negotiations breakdown between French & Vietminh 1946
  • 15. French Indochina War 1946 - 1954
  • 16. CIA buys Civilian Air Transport (CAT) August 1950
  • 17. Supporting the French May 1953 – Operation SQUAW
  • 18. Laos granted full independence from France 1953
  • 19. Death of a King King Sisavang Vong dies October 1959
  • 20. Souvanna Phouma & Kong Le carries out coup d’etat against government August 1960
  • 21. “ Laos is a very confused situation.” President Eisenhower – August 1960
  • 22. Prince Boun Oum’s Vientiane government recognized by the West January 1961
  • 23. Police Aerial Reinforcement Unit – PARU Project Codename: Colonel Billy
  • 24. a Hmong friends General Vang Pao Recruited by CIA
  • 25.  
  • 26. Kennedy & Khruschev Jointly supports “ neutral & independent” Laos Sienna – June 1961
  • 27. Declaration of Neutrality of Laos Geneva – July 23, 1962
  • 28. And they lived happily ever after… Sean Sutton
  • 29. Sean Sutton And they lived happily ever…
  • 30. And they lived happily… Tomas van Houtryve/IHT/Redux
  • 31. Bettman/CORBIS NVA still has 7,000 troops in Laos June 1963
  • 32. Bettman/CORBIS Ambassador William H. Sullivan December 1964
  • 33. Roger Arnold / WpN The Secret War Begins 1965
  • 34. Tou Lee Yang [email_address] www.slideshare.net/touleeyang