Provisional Revolutionary Government of the Republic of South Vietnam

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Provisional Revolutionary Government of the Republic of South Vietnam

Chính phủ Cách mạng lâm thời Cộng hòa miền Nam Việt Nam
1969–1976
Flag of South Vietnam
Flag
{{{coat_alt}}}
Emblem
Anthem: "Liberate the South!" (Vietnamese: Giải phóng miền Nam)
South Vietnam in its region.svg
Statusnominal underground government (1969-75), Puppet state of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam (1975–76)
CapitalLộc Ninh (1969–75)
Saigon (1975–76)
Common languagesVietnamese
Religion
Buddhism
Confucianism
Taoism
GovernmentUnitary Marxist–Leninist transitional government
Head of state 
Head of government 
Historical eraVietnam War · Cold War
• Government formed
June 8 1969
30 April, 1975
July 2 1976
Area
1973173,809 km2 (67,108 sq mi)
Population
• 1973
19370000
CurrencyLiberation 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.