As in all his subsequent dealings with France, Ho Chi Minh’s demands were a model of modesty.
Ho joined the French socialist party, the first Vietnamese to be a member of a French political party.
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In this first testing ground of the atomic bomb I have seen the most terrible and frightening desolation in four years of war. It makes a blitzed Pacific island seem like an Eden. The damage is far greater than photographs can show.
It was necessary to bluff the Japanese camp commanders, with whatever authority I could muster, that I had come officially to ensure that the surrender terms were being complied with and that living conditions for the POWs were being immediately improved.
|Birth:||16th September, 1911|
|Death:||27th September, 1983|
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