The Acts of the Democracies

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1958

Coup in Laos

The USA CIA and State Department engineer a coup in Laos.

The Lao political party, Pathet Lao, always wins elections or wins enough support to be in any coalition. This party is disliked by the USA even though it has much popular support. In the next few years, the USA would engineer several coups to topple the Pathet Lao and would eventually an army of rebels to destabilise Laos.

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