Example sentences for: indochina

How can you use “indochina” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • France resumed its industrial progress, quickly paid off its enormous war-reparations debt to Germany, and expanded its overseas empire in North and West Africa and Indochina.

  • As the empire receded, colonized populations from North and Central Africa, Indochina, and elsewhere began to move to France and alter the French identity once more.

  • Japan hoped that war in Europe would divert the Soviet Union from interference in East Asia, giving Japan a free hand both in China and, through its alliance with Germany, in French Indochina after the defeat of France.

  • The US responded to the Japanese invasion of Indochina with a trade and fuel embargo, cutting off 90 percent of Japan’s supplies.

  • It was hardly the most enlightened of times, not with the "conflict in Indochina" rapidly becoming America's costliest and most divisive war.

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