Tag Archive: Paracel Islands

Jun 01 2014

Vietnam is Vital to Pacific Pivot

  No permanent enemies, just permanent interests…   A few months after arriving in Hanoi, Vietnam in 1994, I wrote a short story. The plot focused on a US soldier in Vietnam, drinking in a local bar during the Tet holiday, lamenting the military stalemate in the field and the burgeoning protest movement back home. …

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