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French colonization and Vietnam wars

The Demilitarized Zone

Mortar shells and a grenade remain in the former Demilitarized Zone between North and South Vietnam. Land mines left from the war have continued to injure and maim residents since the war ended in 1975.

Photograph by Margery H. Freeman

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