On October 1967, a battle in Saigon was considered as the turning point of the war. The vietcong turned back as the U.S. and south had regain their place in the war. 32,000 soldiers of vietcong were dead and a little over 3,000 soldiers from the U.S. were killed. This was a turning point to the public eye as a psychological and political stand point that cause the Americans to be shook. Eventhough, they were told the number of casualties of the vietcong, the shocking images of attacks by the enemy that seem to be everywhere.