Cold War Files: All Units: Events: Peace Talks in Paris Stalled

May 10, 1968
Peace Talks in Paris Stalled

Peace talks begin in Paris but soon stall as the U.S. insists that North Vietnamese troops withdraw from the South, while the North Vietnamese insist on Viet Cong participation in a coalition government in South Vietnam. This marks the beginning of five years of on-again off-again official talks between the U.S. and North Vietnam in Paris.

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