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And in Indochina — Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos — hundreds of thousands of French and colonial troops fought a murderous nine-year war against Ho Chi Minh’s Vietminh guerrillas that by 1950 no sane person could have thought winnable.Veterans witnessed and sometimes participated in terrible deeds of which the March 1968 My Lai Massacre of 347 civilians was only the most notorious (pictured: investigations into the massacre two years later)Yet those were the days when communists were on the march across the world — in Eastern Europe, Greece, Turkey, Iran, Malaya, Indonesia and Korea.By 1954, with Eisenhower in the White House, the French were fighting a war they were still losing in American helmets, jeeps, fighters and trucks, while firing on the Vietminh with mostly American guns.A critical moment came early in 1954, when an 11,000-man French garrison found itself besieged in a remote valley 150 miles west of Hanoi called Dien Bien Phu.It mobilised a young generation across the Western world in protest, inflicted a devastating blow upon both America’s moral standing and pretensions to military invincibility. For decades after its closure with the fall of Saigon in 1975, no one in America wanted to talk about it, least of all the millions of veterans who had fought there, witnessing and sometimes participating in terrible deeds of which the March 1968 My Lai Massacre of 347 civilians was only the most notorious.Yet now the story is being retold at epic length for TV, reopening a host of old wounds and controversies.
Lai began her career as a singer, releasing several albums in the 1990s in both Cantonese and Mandarin.
Gigi Lai (born 1 October 1971) is a Hong Kong actress and Cantopop singer.
Lai was under a contract with the television station TVB and she retired in October 2008.
In her early acting career, Lai turned down roles that she felt compromised her public persona.
However, she overcame her "superficial and childish image" later and began to embrace many critically acclaimed roles.It is often suggested that Churchill, in his last period as prime minister, was totally senile.