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”

Fun Fact: Empire of Vietnam

The Empire of Vietnam was a short-lived country that was a puppet state of Japan during 1945. While the Japanese had considerable influence over the ruling French, they officially took control for a few months in 1945. In a move to calm the Vietnamese people, Imperial Japan restored their Emperor and gave them a PrimeContinue reading “Fun Fact: Empire of Vietnam”