Chapter 1. The Genesis of the Cryptographic Branch of the People's Army of Viet Nam
APPEARANCE OF THE EARLIEST CRYPTOGRAPHIC ORGANIZATIONS AND TECHNIQUES IN THE ARMY
The August Revolution was a success!
On 2 August 1945, in Ba Dinh Square, President Ho Chi Minh solemnly read the Declaration of Independence, giving birth to the Democratic Republic of Viet Nam.
The newly established democratic republican government had to cope with a situation of endless complications. In the South, the French army, hiding behind the British military, landed in Saigon-Cholon, continuing their aggressive plots against our nation. In the North, nearly 200,000 of Chiang Kai-Shek's military came, in the name of the Allied Forces, to disarm the fascist Japanese, and escorted ...