East Asia 1945
Battles of Iwo Jima and Okinawa
By now the United States was ready to advance on the Japanese home islands. In February, US forces landed on ...
East Asia 1973
Paris Peace Accords
By the late 1960s, US public opinion had swung strongly against involvement in the Vietnam War, a stance exacerbated when ...
Battle of the Paracel Islands
The 1969 Sino-Soviet conflict encouraged the United States to improve relations with the People's Republic of China, leading to ...