Peninsular region in southeast Asia, formerly known as Indochina

Southeast Asia or Southeastern Asia is a subregion of Asia, consisting of the countries that are geographically south of Japan and China, east of India, west of Papua New Guinea and north of Australia. Southeast Asia is bordered to the north by East Asia, to the west by South Asia and the Bay of Bengal, to the east by Oceania and the Pacific Ocean and to the south by Australia and the Indian Ocean. The region is the only part of Asia that lies partly within the Southern Hemisphere, although the majority of it is in the Northern Hemisphere.

  • Cambodia - Territory in southeast Asia, ruled since 1993 by the Preăh Réachéanachâk Kâmpŭchéa
  • Laos - Territory in southeast Asia, ruled since 1975 by the Sathalanalat Paxathipatai Paxaxon Lao
  • Malaysia - Territory in southeast Asia, ruled since 1963 by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong and the Prime Minister of Malaysia
  • Myanmar - Territory in southeast Asia, ruled since 1989 by the Pyidaunzu Thanmăda Myăma Nainngandaw
  • Thailand - Territory in southeast Asia, ruled since 1932 by the Ratcha Anachak Thai
  • Vietnam - Territory in southeast Asia, ruled since 1976 by the Cộng hòa xã hội chủ nghĩa Việt Nam

The introductory paragraph uses material from the Wikipedia article "Southeast Asia" as of 09 Nov 2018, which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.