Example sentences for: indochina

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

  • The landings were launched from bases ceded to the Japanese by Marshal Pétain’s French colonial officials in Indochina and backed up by new high-performance fighter planes.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Vietnam represented a much larger commitment of U.S. force than we see now in Yugoslavia and yet the United States retreated from Indochina.

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


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