List of Communist Countries

China

List of Communist Countries

For years, Communist China was considered one of the most developed nations in the world. However, in the 19th and early 20th centuries, that stature was brought down when it’s people were unhappy, they caused disputes amongst themselves, famines that caused many to go without food for weeks, and the military started losing to the opposing nations who started occupying the land in order to ensure dominance. read more

Cuba

List of Communist CountriesIt was originally inhabited by the Guanajatabey, Ciboney and TaĆ­no people. The island was called Caobana by the natives. Christopher Columbus landed there in 1492 and the island was later colonized by the Spanish. In 1868 Cuba’s people rebelled against Spain and started the Ten Years’ War, but independence was not gained until 1902 following the Spanish-American War. read more

Laos

List of Communist Countries

Landlocked in southeast Asia, Laos is a country of approximately 236,800 square miles. Surrounded by Vietnam, Burma, China, Combodia and Thailand, this once french colony now exists as a one-party communist state. read more

North Korea

List of Communist CountriesNorth Korea’s official name is the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. For much of the nation’s long history it was independent from other Asian countries, but the entire peninsula was occupied by the Japanese from 1905 until the end of World War II. After Japan surrendered at the end of the war, the Korean split occurred and North Korea fell under the control of the communist Soviets, who withdrew in 1948 and the Kim family came into power. read more

Vietnam

List of Communist CountriesThe Vietnamese are known to be pioneers in the agriculture and the cultivation of the land. With a long history of invasions, wars and resistance, the once divided country, communist North Vietnam and anti-communist South Vietnam, reunited as one under communist rule in 1975 after the Vietnam War ended. read more