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Satellite view shows Laos, a landlocked country in Southeast Asia on the Indochinese peninsula between Thailand and Vietnam, north of Cambodia.
It shares also borders with China and Myanmar (Burma).
Laos was part of French Indo-China, it became independent in 1953, but for most of the next 25 years it was torn by civil strife between the communist Pathet Lao movement and government supporters.
In 1975, the Pathet Lao achieved total control, and a communist republic was established. At the end of the 20th century Laos saw a gradual return to free enterprise.
The country has a population of 7 million inhabitants (UN estimate 2015). Capital city is Vientiane (Viang Chan).
Spoken languages are Laotian (official) and Thai.
The map shows Laos with cities, towns, and main roads.
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The Khone Phapheng Falls in southern Lao, a waterfall on the Mekong River in the Champasak Province near its border with Cambodia.
The Khone Falls are the largest in southeast Asia and they are the main reason that the Mekong is not fully navigable into China. - Image: © nationsonline.org
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Tuesday-May-26 02:27Time zone: Indochina Time (ICT) :: UTC/GMT +7 hours
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Pha That Luang
Laos' national monument.
Vat Phou temple, Champasak
A Khmer Hindu temple complex.
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Lao PDR Key Statistical Data.
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