Vietnam, officially known as the Socialist Republic of Vietnam is a country that has embraced its turmoil past and is whole-heartedly living in the moment. Communist ideals mixed with capitalist ingenuity- this is a country full of contrasts. From the early days of French colonization until its defeat by Communist forces under Ho Chi Minh; its subsequent partition in 1954 leaving the country divided into a communist north and an anti-communist south to its dramatic reunification in 1975, Vietnam has at last found its autonomy and is making up for lost time.

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