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News Laos » Xieng Khouang: Two Lao PDR Provinces Agree on a Cross-Cutting Approach to Reduce Malnutrition

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/lao-peoples-democratic-republic/two-lao-pdr-provinces-agree-cross-cutting-approach-reduce
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Lao PDR has recognized stunting as a critical development ... today’s meeting brought together key representatives from the central government, Xieng Khouang, Houaphan, the World Bank, and the Ministry of Planning and Investment, to discuss the potential ...

News Laos » Xieng Khouang: Decades after Vietnam War, Laos grapples with unexploded bombs

News channel or source: http://www.thanhniennews.com/world/decades-after-vietnam-war-laos-grapples-with-unexploded-bombs-65808.html
Publication date: onday 05 September 2016

Almost half a century later, scars from the U.S. Air Force's bombings are still visible in Laos' Xieng Khouang Province, the area in the impoverished country most heavily bombed during the Vietnam War. From 1964 to 1973, U.S. warplanes dropped more than ...

News Laos » Xieng Khouang: US bombs still maim as Obama prepares to visit Laos

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/news/us-bombs-still-maim-obama-prepares-visit-laos-095653455.html
Publication date: Wednesday 31 August 2016

Xieng Khouang (Laos) (AFP) - This year's summer holidays had only just begun when Viet became a fresh casualty of a secret bombing campaign the United States conducted in Laos decades ago. The 13-year-old was helping his family clear fields in June when ...

News Laos » Xieng Khouang: Obama to address lethal legacy of secret war in Laos

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/r-obama-to-address-lethal-legacy-of-secret-war-in-laos-2016-9
Publication date: Sunday 04 September 2016

XIENG KHOUANG, Laos (Reuters) - Yianyang Bounxieng remembers playing with bombs as a child growing up in Xieng Khouang, a verdant and mountainous province of Laos, and the area most heavily bombed by U.S. Air Force planes during the war in neighboring Vietnam.

News Laos » Xieng Khouang: Laos: The legacy

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/101east/2014/09/laos-legacy-20149875513134392.html
Publication date: hursday 11 September 2014

Live Box 201112191317520147 The "bombies" she searches for, alongside other local women in the Lao province of Xieng Khouang, are the cluster bombs dropped by US pilots during the Vietnam War. The US dropped 260 million cluster bombs on Laos, giving it the ...

News Laos » Xieng Khouang: WIDER IMAGE - Obama to address lethal legacy of secret war in Laos

News channel or source: https://in.reuters.com/article/wider-image-obama-laos-bombs/wider-image-obama-to-address-lethal-legacy-of-secret-war-in-laos-idINKCN11B1CP
Publication date: onday 05 September 2016

XIENG KHOUANG, Laos (Reuters) - Yianyang Bounxieng remembers playing with bombs as a child growing up in Xieng Khouang, a verdant and mountainous province of Laos, and the area most heavily bombed by U.S. Air Force planes during the war in neighbouring ...