Posts tagged “children”

Asia News Network: A Lao boy killed, five injured by unexploded ordnance

Posted: Sep 5, 2013

News Desk Vientiane Times Publication Date: 29-08-2013 A 13-year-old boy was killed and five other boys were injured in Luang Prabang province last weekend after a cluster bomb exploded while they were trying to cut it open with a knife. The tragic incident occurred in Huaykhae village, Chomphet district, after the boys started cutting up […]

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MAG: “Lao PDR, Cluster casualties continue”

Posted: Jul 27, 2010

The upcoming ban on cluster munitions, which will enter into force on 1 August, has not lessened the need for unexploded ordnance (UXO) clearance to continue.

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