Viet Cong


Viet Cong
Viet Cong, the
, Vietcong
the group of guerillas (=unofficial soldiers) who were supported by the Communist government of North Vietnam during the Vietnam War, and fought against US and South Vietnamese forces

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  • Viet Cong — [vē΄et kôŋ′, vyet΄kôŋ; vē΄et käŋ′, vē et΄käŋ′, vyet΄käŋ′] n. 〚< Vietnamese Viet Nam Cong San, Vietnamese Communist〛 1. a communist guerrilla force that sought to overthrow the South Vietnamese government, later allied with North Vietnam 2. a… …   Universalium

  • viet-cong — viet còng, vièt cong agg.inv., s.m. e f.inv. var. → vietcong …   Dizionario italiano

  • Viet Cong — also Vietcong, 1957, the communist guerilla force in Vietnam 1954 1976, from Vietnamese, in full Viet Nam Cong San, lit. Vietnamese communist …   Etymology dictionary

  • Viet Cong — [vē΄et kôŋ′, vyet΄kôŋ; vē΄et käŋ′, vē et΄käŋ′, vyet΄käŋ′] n. [< Vietnamese Viet Nam Cong San, Vietnamese Communist] 1. a communist guerrilla force that sought to overthrow the South Vietnamese government, later allied with North Vietnam 2. a… …   English World dictionary

  • Viêt-cong — ou Vietcong nom que ses adversaires donnaient au Front national de libération (F.N.L.) du Viêt nam du Sud (communistes et leurs alliés) pendant la guerre du Viêt nam (1960 1975) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Viet Cong — Vietcong redirects here. For the video game, see Vietcong (video game). Vietcong (Việt cộng) National Front for the Liberation of South Vietnam (Mặt trận Dân tộc Giải phóng miền Nam Việt Nam) …   Wikipedia

  • Viet Cong — Front national pour la libération du Viêt Nam Pour les articles homonymes, voir Front national et FN.  Pour les autres articles nationaux, voir Front national …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Viêt-Cong — Front national pour la libération du Viêt Nam Pour les articles homonymes, voir Front national et FN.  Pour les autres articles nationaux, voir Front national …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Viet-cong — Dieser Artikel behandelt die Nationale Front für die Befreiung Südvietnams (Vietcong). Für weitere Bedeutungen, siehe Vietcong (Begriffsklärung). Flagge der FNL „Vietcong“ Kämpfer …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Viet Cong — Dieser Artikel behandelt die Nationale Front für die Befreiung Südvietnams (Vietcong). Für weitere Bedeutungen, siehe Vietcong (Begriffsklärung). Flagge der FNL „Vietcong“ Kämpfer …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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