Perhaps the best direct comparison is between the French in Indochina (1945-1954) and the British in Malaya (1948-1960).
If it had failed to do its job, it might have had an effect on the war in Indochina.
One time was an abortive interview about the U.S. wars in Indochina which ended with him stomping off.
Indochina, East Timor, the Shah, our brief covert support for the Khmer Rouge.
He had to look down the barrel of potential Communist victories in Berlin and Indochina.
It seems incredible that a military fiasco as costly and complete as the Indochina war can be explained by a petty personal feud.
From the jungles of Indochina and Malaya to the northern shores of Europe, they have vastly improved their defensive strength.
His grandfather had been among the first to explore the jungle ruins of Indochina.
This means military aid, especially to those places like Indochina which might be hardest hit by some new Communist attack.
1886, from Indo-, comb. form of Greek Indos "India" + China. Name proposed early 19c. by Scottish poet and orientalist John Leyden, who lived and worked in India from 1803 till his death at 35 in 1811.