Thereof, did Japan ever get colonized?
Japan, however, colonized both Korea and Thailand itself during its early-20th-century imperial period.
Similarly, which countries did Japan colonize? World War II
|Occupied or controlled region||Japanese name||Date|
|Hong Kong||Hong kong (??)||December 12, 1941 – August 15, 1945|
Just so, was Japan a British colony?
In the Second World War, Britain’s colonies in East and Southeast Asia were occupied by Japan. Despite the final victory of Britain and its allies, the damage to British prestige helped to accelerate the decline of the empire. The transfer of Hong Kong to China in 1997 marked for many the end of the British Empire.
What countries have not been colonized?
Depending on how you define it, the only countries that were never colonies are Liberia, Ethiopia, Japan, Thailand, Bhutan, Iran, Nepal, Tonga, China, and possibly North Korea, South Korea and Mongolia. Some historians nitpick over this list.