|Kingdom of Thailand|
and largest city
|Dominant mode of production||Capitalism|
• 2022 estimate
Thailand, officially the Kingdom of Thailand, is a US-backed monarchy in Southeast Asia.
The United States used Thailand as a base for its bombings of Vietnam and Laos during the Resistance War. The number of U.S. soldiers occupying Thailand reached 40,000, including 365 Green Berets fighting against guerrillas within Thailand.
- William Blum (2002). Rogue State: A Guide to the World's Only Superpower: 'A Concise History of United States Global Interventions, 1945 to the Present' (pp. 116–117). Zed Books Ltd.
- Vijay Prashad (2008). The Darker Nations: A People's History of the Third World: 'Singapore' (p. 255). The New Press.