On this day in history December 18,
- 1972 – Vietnam War: President Richard Nixon announces that the United States will engage North Vietnam in Operation Linebacker II, a series of Christmas bombings, after peace talks collapsed with North Vietnam on the 13th.
- Found after 40 years: Man who went missing with his son in the Vietnamese jungle when his mother and two of his children were killed in a bomb at their home (historychannelfromthewar.com)
- Film Quizzes: Vietnam (alexraphael.wordpress.com)
- The Lies of Power and the Powerful (counterpunch.org)
- Online photowall to pay homage to fallen U.S. soldiers in Vietnam War (warhistoryonline.com)
- Faces of the Vietnam War: Lives of fallen soldiers celebrated on virtual wall (thisismoney.co.uk)