19 Apr '15, 1am

40 years after the fall of #Saigon, Americans' children are still left behind

40 years after the fall of #Saigon, Americans' children are still left behind

A security guard in Ho Chi Minh City, which marks the 40th anniversary of the fall of Saigon this spring. Linda Davidson/The Washington Post Motorcycles and scooters crowd Ho Chi Minh City. Linda Davidson/The Washington Post Related Their stories: Americans' children left behind in Vietnam They are approaching middle age with stories as complicated as the two countries that gave them life. Growing up with the face of the enemy, they were spat on, ridiculed, beaten. They were called "bui doi," which means "the dust of life." HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam — Vo Huu Nhan was in his vegetable boat in the floating markets of the Mekong Delta when his phone rang. The caller from the United States had stunning news — a DNA database had linked him with a Vietnam vet believed to be his father. Nhan, 46, had known his father was an American soldier named Bob, but little else. "I was cryi...

Full article: http://www.stripes.com/40-years-after-the-fall-of-saigon-...

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