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Nixon & Vietnam


President Nixon explaining American
policy in Vietnam
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Question 1314154

President Richard Nixon announced in his 1968 presidential campaign that he had a secret plan to end the Vietnam War. Which of the following was not part of Nixon's Vietnam policies?

A) widening of the war by having American troops invade Cambodia
B) secret negotiations with North Vietnamese representatives
C) Vietnamization, which resulted in withdrawals of American troops
D) massing large number of troops at the demilitarized zone in preparation for a land invasion of North Vietnam
E) escalation of the bombing of North Vietnam

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