Provisional Revolutionary Government of the Republic of South Vietnam

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Provisional Revolutionary Government of the Republic of South Vietnam
Chính phủ Cách mạng lâm thời Cộng hòa miền Nam Việt Nam
nominal underground government (1969-75), Puppet state of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam (1975–76)
1969–1976
Flag
Flag
Emblem
Emblem
Anthem
"Liberate the South!" (Vietnamese: Giải phóng miền Nam)
Capital Lộc Ninh (1969–75)
Saigon (1975–76)
Languages Vietnamese
Religion Buddhism
Confucianism
Taoism
Government Unitary Marxist–Leninist transitional government
Head of state Nguyễn Hữu Thọ
Head of government Huỳnh Tấn Phát
Historical era Vietnam War · Cold War
 •  Government formed June 8, 1969
 •  Viet Cong seize power 30 April, 1975
 •  Reunification with North Vietnam July 2, 1976
Area
 •  1973 173,809 km2 (67,108 sq mi)
Population
 •  1973 est. 19,370,000 
     Density 111/km2 (289/sq mi)
Currency Liberation dong
Preceded by
Succeeded by
South Vietnam
Vietnam
Today part of  Vietnam
Provisional Revolutionary Government of the Republic of South Vietnam

Provisional Revolutionary Government of the Republic of South Vietnam (Vietnamese: Chính phủ Cách mạng lâm thời Cộng hòa miền Nam Việt Nam) was a former country in Southeast Asia. It was formed by Viet Cong in the Vietnam War. It was combined with North Vietnam in 1976.