South Vietnam http://redriverradio.org en History Matters: 50 years ago, a look at the ousting of South Vietnam's president http://redriverradio.org/post/history-matters-50-years-ago-look-ousting-south-vietnams-president <p>The president of South Vietnam, Ngo Dinh Diem, was ousted in a coup by his generals and murdered on Nov. 2, 1963. President Kennedy had given his tacit approval to Diem’s removal. Commentator Gary Joiner recounts the events leading up to a military coup that went horribly wrong.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 05 Nov 2013 13:35:00 +0000 Gary Joiner, Ph.D. 35776 at http://redriverradio.org History Matters: 50 years ago, a look at the ousting of South Vietnam's president