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Vietnam Issued Stamp on 50th anniversary of the Tet Offensive 1968

Known in the West as the Tết Offensive, the event involved surprise attacks by the National Liberation Front force and Vietnamese People’s Army of Việt Nam on South Vietnamese forces and the United States military and its allies. The first attacks took … Continue reading

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Australia Issued Stamp on AFP Journalist Kate Webb

Kate Webb, who died in 2007 at the age of 64, earned a reputation as a fearless reporter during the Vietnam War and covering other momentous stories in Asia during a career spanning four decades.She is featured on one of … Continue reading

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