Nguyen Thi Hoa and Hoang Thi No visit the grave of a comrade killed during the 1968 Tet Offensive. Photo: AFP

Behind enemy lines: Vietnam’s female spies who helped change the course of the war

Deployed deep in enemy territory, a covert unit of 11 women played an instrumental role in the 1968 Tet Offensive despite most of them being in their teens

Topic |   Legacy of war in Asia

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Nguyen Thi Hoa and Hoang Thi No visit the grave of a comrade killed during the 1968 Tet Offensive. Photo: AFP
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