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Who were the Viet Cong?
The Viet Cong were south Vietnamese rebels who supported and were supported by north Vietnam.
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What tactics did they use?
Guerrilla warfare- Punji fields, bouncing betties, booby traps, mines, Ambushes, tunnels, Belt buckle and many more.
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Who supported the Viet Cong?
China, Russia, North vietnam
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What was the Tet Offensive?
A major attack on about 100 Vietnamese cities during the new year holiday. This lead to the lose of 10,000 experianced troops.
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Did the Viet Cong win?
Yes, the Viet Cong forced the US to leave. When they did North Vietnamese troops took control of the south.
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What tactics did they use?

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Guerrilla warfare- Punji fields, bouncing betties, booby traps, mines, Ambushes, tunnels, Belt buckle and many more.

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Who supported the Viet Cong?

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What was the Tet Offensive?

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Did the Viet Cong win?

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