Period 6 The Cold War Era
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Communist Party leader who forced Chinese economic reforms after the death of Mao Zedong.
Ngo Dinh Diem
American ally in South Vietnam from 1954 to 1963; his repressive regime caused the Communist Viet Cong to thrive in the South and required increasing American military aid to stop a Communist takeover. he was killed in a coup in 1963.