All you need to know about the VIETNAM WAR for the TAKS test. Background. Domino Theory Under Chinese & French authority Vietminh League for the Independence of Vietnam Led by Ho Chi Minh 1954 – freed from France & “temp” divided 1957 – “civil war” begins US helps the South.
Inside Tuol Sleng prison: once a notorious Khmer Rouge torture centre, the prison was turned into a genocide museum in 1980. The photo shows a wheelchair-using survivor of the Khmer Rouge silhouetted against an English translation of the prison’s draconian ‘security regulations’. The regulations were posted on small pieces of board in each cell. Photo: Dave Perkins / Globalaware