Vietnamese General Vo Nguyen Giap (R) shakes hands with a veteran in Noong Nhai village in Vietnam's Dien Bien Phu April 18, 2004. Half a century after General Vo Nguyen Giap led Vietnam's stunning ... more 
Vietnamese General Vo Nguyen Giap (R) shakes hands with a veteran in Noong Nhai village in Vietnam's Dien Bien Phu April 18, 2004. Half a century after General Vo Nguyen Giap led Vietnam's stunning victory over the French at Dien Bien Phu, the old man of war who now preaches peace says that the seminal fight for freedom has become a global symbol. (REUTERS/Kham) less 
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