Posted: Jan 29, 2016
CNNi talks to Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) about his involvement in pushing for more Congressional money to clean up unexploded munitions in Laos.
Posted: Jan 24, 2016
By Elise Labott, CNN Updated 10:34 PM ET, Sun January 24, 2016 Vientiane, Laos (CNN) Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Laos on Sunday ahead of a major push by the Obama administration to fix a decades-old wrong: clearing up leftover Vietnam-era U.S. bombs. Kerry’s visit will help usher in a new partnership with a […]
Posted: Jul 28, 2011
U.S. cluster munitions haunt Southeast Asia By Elise Labott, CNN This weekend in Bali, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced a series of programs for Southeast Asia’s poorest countries as part the U.S. Lower Mekong Initiative. The initiative aims to help countries along the Mekong River – Cambodia, Laos, Thailand and Vietnam – by improving […]