Vietnam - The War Crimes Files

  • Verified Civilian Slayings

    Decades-old Pentagon records show that Army criminal investigators substantiated seven massacres of Vietnamese and Cambodian civilians by U.S. soldiers — in addition to the notorious 1968 My Lai massacre. Here are summaries of three of those incidents, drawn from files of the Vietnam War Crimes...

  • About this report

    Deborah Nelson, who wrote these articles, is a former staff writer and Washington investigative editor for The Times. Nick Turse is a freelance journalist living in New Jersey. This report is based in part on records of the Vietnam War Crimes Working Group, on file at the National Archives in College...

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