US officials sign a ceasefire agreement for Vietnam
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This week in history: 18 - 24 January

The week when the US announced an end to its involvement in the Vietnam war, Indira Gandhi was chosen to become India's first female prime minister, the Nazi war criminal Klaus Barbie was arrested, and Marilyn Monroe divorced playwright Arthur Miller.

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