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Air Force honors 12 airmen who died defending top-secret outpost in Laos during Vietnam War

A monument was unveiled at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama, Monday to mark the 50th anniversary of 12 airmen who died defending Lima Site 85, a classified outpost in Laos that was overrun by North...

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Corruption Worse in Laos Last Year, Sources in Country Say

Corruption in Laos, thought last year to be coming under control, grew worse in 2017 despite widely publicized government efforts to rein in profiteering officials and financial waste, sources in the...

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U.S. slaps sanctions on Laos Golden Triangle casino in bid to break up narco-empire

HONG KONG (Reuters) - The U.S. Treasury Department has slapped sanctions on a gambling empire hacked from the Laotian jungle which it said was involved in drug, human and wildlife trafficking and...

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ອາເມຣິກັນແມ່ນໃຜ ລາວ ອາເມຣິກັນ ມີຫລາຍປານໃດ ຢູ່ໃນອາເມຣິກາ ລາວ ອາເມຣິກັນ ຢູ່ກິນກັນແບບໃດ

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Executives Detained After Angry Protests Over Lao Agro Investment Firm Default

Police detained two top executives of an Lao agricultural company on Tuesday, the second day of protests by hundreds of angry investors who say they lost their savings in a pyramid scheme that took...

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NGOs Demand Halt to Pak Beng Dam in Laos

A group of NGOs on Thursday reiterated demands that the Lao government delay construction of the controversial Pak Beng dam on the Mekong River’s mainstream, days after an intergovernmental...

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