Laos <<LAH ohs>> is a rustic in Southeast Asia. It’s a tropical land of mountains and thick forests. Laos is bordered by China on the north, Vietnam on the east, Cambodia on the south, and Thailand and Myanmar on the west. Vientiane<<vyehn TYAHN>> is the capital and the most important metropolis.
The Lao, Hmong, and Tai individuals of Laos converse languages just like Chinese language. Different individuals converse languages just like these spoken by different individuals in Southeast Asia and elements of India. They embrace the Kha individuals.
About half the individuals of Laos are Lao. The Lao individuals are leaders in enterprise and authorities. Many Hmong helped america and South Vietnam through the Vietnam Struggle. After the struggle led to 1975, hundreds of Hmong fled to different nations. The Kha have been the primary individuals to reside in Laos. Till lately, they have been handled badly and had few rights.
Most people reside in villages and farm for a dwelling. Many farms are on the lowlands alongside the Mekong River and different rivers. Farmers there increase primarily rice. Most villagers are poor, and a few villages haven’t any faculties.
Ancestors of the Lao and Tai individuals in all probability moved into Laos about 1,200 years in the past. About 600 years in the past, most of what’s now Laos was joined collectively in a kingdom referred to as Lan Xang, which suggests “land of one million elephants.” France took management of Laos within the late 1800’s. Laos turned an unbiased nation in 1953.