1965

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Vietnam deployment.jpg
U.S. Marines' 163rd Helicopter Squadron discharges South Vietnamese troops for an assault against the Viet Cong hidden along the tree line in the background.

1965 saw the US commit ground troops to Vietnam, following up on the casus belli of the faked Gulf of Tonkin incident the previous August.

Vietnam War

After the mendacious Gulf of Tonkin incident, on February 9, 1965, the United States deployed its first combat troops to South Vietnam, significantly escalating its role in the war.

Indonesia coup attempt

Full article: Stub class article 1965 Indonesia coup attempt

Perhaps 1,000,000 Indonesians were murdered in the aftermath.

 

Events

EventDateDescription
Tuskegee syphilis experiment1932 - 1972
Operation Paperclip8 May 1945 - 1990
Cold War1947 - 1991
Operation Demagnetize1948 - 1980
Project Ulysses1950 - 1968
Operation Midnight Climax1953 - 1966
Vietnam WarDecember 1956 - 30 April 1975
Congolese Operation5 July 1960 - 25 November 1965
Huyn Affair1965
Chagos Archipelago/Depopulation1965 - 27 April 1973
Phoenix Program1965 - 1972
Malcolm X/Assassination21 February 1965
Bilderberg/19652 April 1965 - 4 April 1965
Indonesia/1965 coup d'état attempt1 October 1965
 

New Groups

GroupImageDateTypeDescription
Forum World FeaturesGroup.png1965 - July 1975Front
Propaganda
A London based CIA propaganda operation which operated as a professional news service from 1965 to 1975.
Ambrosetti ClubAmbrosetti Club.png1965 - Present
Servizio Informazioni DifesaForte braschi.jpg1965 - 1977Intelligence agency
 

Groups that were Wound Up

GroupImageDateTypeDescription
Naval Intelligence DivisionGroup.png1882 - 1965Intelligence agencyUK Naval intelligence, originally named the 'Foreign Intelligence Committee'.
Servizio Informazioni Forze ArmateGroup.png20 March 1949 - 1965Intelligence agency
 

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