It was a time of rising tension in the region, a time when Radio France-Asie still played romantic French songs from Saigon whilst Radio Hirondelle offered the Voice of the French Army programs from its studios in Hanoi.
Retro Radio Dial South East Asia is the latest in this fascinating series that takes a look back at the world’s radio dials 60 years ago.
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