Vietnam War: U.S. Soldiers Stage Assault Against Vietcong (1968) | War Archives
Vietnam Protesters Clash with Police in Grosvenor Square, London (1968) | War Archives
The year 1968 saw major developments in the Vietnam War. The military operations started with an attack on a US base by the Vietnam People's Army (NVA) and the Viet Cong on January 1, ending a truce declared by the Pope and agreed upon by all sides. At the end of January, the North Vietnamese and the Vietcong launched the Tet Offensive.