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Thus, military leaders once more viewed an offensive outside South Vietnam's borders as a way to bolster Vietnamization. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Thomas H. Moorer argued in late January 1971 that disruption of the NVA logistics hub at Tchepone in Laos would do more than simply increase the Lon Nol regime's chances of survival.

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By 1975, one-tenth of the population of Laos, or 200,000 civilians and members of the military, were dead. Twice as many were wounded. Twice as many were wounded.

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While the Americans strengthened their position in South Vietnam and Thailand, the Communists tightened their grip in Laos. In 1962 agreements on that small, land-locked nation were signed in Geneva requiring all foreign military forces to leave Laos. American advisers, including hundreds of Special Forces, departed.

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Vietnam War - 1970 - Cambodian Incursion

Military activity increased in northern Cambodia and southern Laos as North Vietnam established new infiltration routes and bases to replace those lost during the incursion.

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Laos was divided since 1955 into five Military Regions (Régions Militaires in French) roughly corresponding to the areas of the country's 13 provinces.The Military Regions were the basis of the warlordism culture that affected the ANL and the FAR high command, with most of the MR Commanders running their zones like private fiefdoms.. Branches. By September 1961 the Royal Lao Armed Forces ...

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