Once a person participates in an event like the War in Vietnam they have a tendency to harbor a lingering interest in the country where it took place. Unlike places like Outer Mongolia the veteran retains an interest either large or small curiosity in what is happening in the former combat arena to this very day.
In this episode a look at the current Vietnam sitrep is presented in a featured article from The Asia Sentinel titled: Threat Rises of Another Viet-China War. In the article the opinions and viewpoint of Joshua Kurlantzick, a Senior Fellow at the US-based think-tank the Council on Foreign Relations describe the current situation in Southeast Asia where China is trying to push everyone around. Unfortunately we all know what happens next – everyone draws their swords.