Johnson increased American military involvement in the Vietnam War after it was reported American ships were attacked. What was the name of this incident?
Answer Gulf of Tonkin resolution
During the Gulf of Tonkin incident, American ships reported that two North Vietnamese ships fired on them. The veracity of these statements has been called into question, but it gave pretext for the Gulf of Tonkin resolution, which esclatated the war.
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