Vietnam, the eastern most country in south East Asia has seen many wars and sufferings. The invasion of the French in the 19th century finally resulted in the country being divided into two, the north Vietnam and the south Vietnam though the north Vietnam won the battle in 1975, it required many years for Vietnam to get into the path of progress and development. The last decade saw a significant growth with a high degree of growth and made them join the world trade organization in 2007. Ho Chi Minh the famous leader of Vietnam said in connection with the Vietnam War, “the Vietnamese people deeply love independence, freedom and peace. But in the face of United States aggression, they have risen up, united as one man “. War in any form, against any country and is despicable. The quotes here show the ugly face of war and the lust of leaders for power.