29 Mar '13, 11pm

Vietnam ‘secret army’ vets gathering in Conn.

http://www.armytimes.com/news/2013/03/ap-vietnam-secret-army-meets-032913/ Vietnam ‘secret army’ vets gathering in Conn. By Stephen Kalin - The Associated Press Posted : Friday Mar 29, 2013 18:51:34 EDT HARTFORD, Conn. — Early in the Vietnam War, the U.S. military trained former Maj. Sar Phouthasack in special combat operations and sent him back into his native Laos to put together a local force to patrol the Ho Chi Minh Trail, rescue downed U.S. pilots and conduct sensitive operations behind enemy lines. Phouthasack was part of the Special Guerrilla Unit, known as the "secret army" that the CIA established to conduct covert operations in Laos, where North Vietnamese forces were operating but U.S. forces were forbidden by Congress to enter. More than 35,000 local fighters from the unit died in combat in Laos, and thousands eventually relocated to the U.S. and became citize...

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