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Việt Minh (Aboot this soond listen; abbreviatit frae Việt Nam Ðộc Lập Ðồng Minh Hội, Scots "League for the Unthirldom o Vietnam") wis a communist naitional unthirldom coalition furmed at Pác Bó on Mey 19, 1941.[1] The Việt Minh initially furmed tae seek unthirldom for Vietnam frae the French Empire. When the Japanese occupation began, the Việt Minh opponed Japan wi support frae the Unitit States an the Republic o Cheenae. Efter Warld War II, the Việt Minh opponed the re-occupation o Vietnam bi Fraunce an later opponed Sooth Vietnam an the Unitit States in the Vietnam War.

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  1. The Việt Nam Ðộc Lập Ðồng Minh Hội had previously furmed in Nanjing, Cheenae, at some pynt atween August 1935 an early 1936 when the non-communist Vietnamese Naitionalist o ither Vietnamese naitionalist pairties furmed an anti-imperialist unitit front. This organisation suin lapsed intae inactivity, anly tae be revived bi the ICP an Ho Chi Minh in 1941. NGUYEN, Sai D. "The National Flag of Viet Nam." http://www.vpac-usa.org/flag/The%20National%20Flag%20of%20VN.pdf Quinn-Judge, Ho Chi Minh: The Missing Years, pp.212-3.