Third Indochina War

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Third Indochina War
Part of Cold War
Date 1978 - 1991
Location Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, China
  • End of the Cambodian Genocide
  • Vietnam withdraw from Cambodia in 1991
  • 1990 Chengdu summit lead to normalization of relations between China and Vietnam

Democratic Kampuchea (Khmer Rouge)

Hmong insurgents
Laotian royalist and right-wing insurgents Supported by:

 United States

Laos Laos
People's Republic of Kampuchea
Thai communist insurgents

Supported by:

 Soviet Union

Third Indochina War refer to the period of sporadic conflicts in Indochina after the Vietnam war, lasting until the 1990s. This included: