By John Harris, 7 August 2018
Survivors in Attapeu suggest that hundreds of people could have been killed when the dam collapsed late last month.
By John Harris, 26 July 2018
An earth-filled dam collapsed on July 24, sending around 5 billion cubic metres of water into the valley below.
Anthony Bourdain in Laos
By Walter Gilberti, 27 May 2017
Perhaps only a culinary celebrity can evade the wall of self-censorship in the American media to discuss a war crime committed by the US military.
By Joseph Santolan, 9 September 2016
Unable to enlist the Philippines or a reliable proxy from other ASEAN members, Obama was compelled to directly intervene.
By Peter Symonds, 6 September 2016
Obama is the first US president since the Vietnam War to visit Laos, the scene of one of US imperialism’s bloodiest crimes, even as his administration is preparing new wars on a far greater scale.