1965 Saigon bombing
|1965 Saigon bombing|
|Location||Saigon River, Saigon, Vietnam|
|Date||June 25, 1965
8:15 p.m. (UTC+7)
My Canh Café
The first bomb detonated at 8:15 p.m. (local time) in a floating restaurant "My Canh Café" on the banks of the Saigon River. 31–32 people were killed, and 42 were wounded. Of the casualties, 13 were American, and many others were Vietnamese citizens.
At the same time as the first blast another bomb exploded next to a tobacco stall on the bank of the river near the floating restaurant. The blast killed at least one American woman.