Name three present-day countries of Southeast Asia?
Eastern Asia, often referred to as East Asia, represents the countries of both Northeast Asia and Southeast Asia. The Northeast Asian countries are China, Taiwan (whether considered a part of China or separately, South Korea, North Korea and Japan. The Southeast Asian countries are Myanmar (Burma), Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Brunei, the Philippines and Timor Leste. All the Southeast Asian countries except Timor Leste are members of the Association of Southeast Asian…
France was gradually wearing down on Southeast Asian countries' independence until it was part of what was known as French Indochina. In France's goal to colonize the world and make it all French, it took a hold of Asia through Southeast Asia, specifically the countries of Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia. Through military expeditions, the French wore down these three countries until they all became part of French Indochina.