Fun Fact: When Communist Albania Defied the Soviet Union

While the Soviet Union basically controlled Eastern Europe, there was a exception with Albania. They were a communist nation as well, but they sided with China after their relationship with the Soviet Union crumbled after the death of Joseph Stalin. Like China they opposed the de-Stalinization of the Soviet Union under Nikita Khrushchev. Just likeContinue reading “Fun Fact: When Communist Albania Defied the Soviet Union”

Fun Fact: When Communist Vietnam Fought Communist China

During the Cold War, The West was concerned with the spread of communism however the communist nations had their own in-fighting. China and the Soviet Union had a bitter relationship after the death of Joseph Stalin. After American forces left Vietnam, the new government sided more with the Soviets than China. This with other reasonsContinue reading “Fun Fact: When Communist Vietnam Fought Communist China”