Britain and the Origins of the Vietnam War: UK Policy in by T. Smith

By T. Smith

British overseas coverage in the direction of Vietnam illustrates the evolution of Britain's place inside of international geopolitics, 1943-1950. It displays the switch of the Anglo-US courting from equality to dependence, and demonstrates Britain's altering organization with its colonies and with the opposite eu imperial spheres inside southeast Asia.

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The Cabinet affirmed its position of 24 February – the continuance of French sovereignty – and approved Eden’s recommendation ‘to leave the initiative to M. 99 Ten days later Eden met Massigli at the Foreign Office. Massigli observed that the US attitude towards Indo-China ‘had not been cleared up’ and that during de Gaulle’s recent talks with Roosevelt the President ‘had been very vague’. Eden indicated that in the interest of international security Britain was prepared to ‘give facilities where others did the same’ but would not consider any withdrawals; it was a policy of ‘what we have we hold’.

Vinegar Joe’ Stilwell was a zealous ‘enemy of imperialism’, and an Anglophobe with an ‘equally stark contempt for China’. -General Al Wedemeyer who had previously possessed good relations with Mountbatten as his Deputy Chief of Staff. 120 By 13 November the Foreign Office determined it was important to resolve the problems that continued between Britain and the US over clandestine operations in IndoChina, French participation in the war in the Far East and the French military mission to SEAC. 123 Perhaps this would circumnavigate Churchill’s intransigence to discuss Indo-Chinese matters with Roosevelt.

General Joseph Stilwell, Mountbatten’s deputy at SEAC, the US commander of Chinese armies in Burma and Assam and also Chief of Staff to Chiang Kai-Shek, had had a troubled relationship with Mountbatten. ‘Vinegar Joe’ Stilwell was a zealous ‘enemy of imperialism’, and an Anglophobe with an ‘equally stark contempt for China’. -General Al Wedemeyer who had previously possessed good relations with Mountbatten as his Deputy Chief of Staff. 120 By 13 November the Foreign Office determined it was important to resolve the problems that continued between Britain and the US over clandestine operations in IndoChina, French participation in the war in the Far East and the French military mission to SEAC.

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