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26 bodies found after Laos dam collapse, hundreds still missing

Rescuers recovered 26 bodies and hundreds remain missing after a dam collapse swamped several villages in southern Laos on Wednesday.

Laos dam tragedy toll still being counted

A hydroelectric power project in Laos has delivered an instant catastrophe, sweeping away six villages; its final toll is yet to be tallied.

Lao dam tragedy haunts locals after water levels subside

Several days after a dam collapsed in southeastern Laos, locals remain traumatized and fearful.
July 31, 2018 | 02:43 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s Mekong quandary: settling the sediment issue

As the biggest loser, Vietnam has to use its influence to limit dam damage on Mekong Delta, says Mekong specialist Richard Cronin.
August 07, 2018 | 10:57 am GMT+7
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