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o Explain how the U.S. became involved in the politics of Southeast Asia.
o Explain how this involvement affected the U.S. political climate of the 1950s.
can you please help me find some info for this please. So i have a better understanding to do a powerpoint presentation. i talked about how the US became involved in Southeast asia (which i put Initially to assist its ally, France, in their struggle to maintain their colonial holdings in Vietnam.
Subsequently, to honor treaty obligations with the Republic of Vietnam (South Vietnam)
Involvement was thought to be necessary to prevent communism from taking control completely in that area) i sm not sure if that is correct. the enxt slide i talked about the domino effect, the next slide i talked about Truman Doctrine.
waht else can I talk about plz help and am I on the right track? thank you