Laos

Congress Approves $30 Million for UXO Sector in Laos for FY2018

This press release originally appeared at legaciesofwar.org. Congress has allocated $30 million to the unexploded ordnance (UXO) sector in Laos for fiscal year 2018, fulfilling a multi-year pledge made in 2016 totaling $90 million over three years. This funding will...
THE SECRET WAR THAT TRANSFORMED THE CIA

THE SECRET WAR THAT TRANSFORMED THE CIA

This review originally appeared at WarOnTheRocks.com. By Arnold R. Isaacs Joshua Kurlantzick, A Great Place to Have a War: America in Laos and the Birth of a Military CIA (Simon & Schuster,...

America’s secret war in Laos

America’s secret war in Laos

This review originally appeared at TheEconomist.com. How an unremitting, decade-long bombing campaign affected a small...