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Re: The "Hidden" History of Burma
At 05:05 PM 5/15/02 -0700, ysk wrote:
Few people seem to be aware of the fact that the Golden Triangle (opium
country) is controlled by Chiang's troops placed there in the 1940's to
Well, in the US, relatively "few" people have ever heard of the Korean War.
But most folks with a fair foundation in the politics of Asia since 1945
are aware of the residual ROC presence on the Burmese Border which
supported itself by opium dealing. However, I believe the last of these
forces was evacuated through Burma around 1962.
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