Falling Back

May 1961
Time;5/12/1961, Vol. 77 Issue 20, p21
The article looks at the efforts of the U.S. government to prevent the spread of communism in South Vietnam and Thailand. It outlines the communist threats experienced by both countries through the increase in the guerilla forces in support of the communist-dominated neutrality in Laos. It is also inferred that the U.S. has already sent 20 jet fighter planes to Thailand and doubled its military aid to South Vietnam to reinforce the countries in its fights against the communist attacks.


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