Compared with neighbors Myanmar, Vietnam, and Laos, Cambodia appears to have a blossoming civil society.
“She will tell the court, otherwise she will stay here,” Nuanthasing told reporters in Laos.
He was pursued by law-enforcement officials from Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, and China.
Later she founded an NGO that operates safe havens for victims of the sex trade in Cambodia, Thailand, Vietnam, and Laos.
Also tied, Kazakhstan and Bhutan are happier than Moldova, but sadder than Laos.
M. Mouhot traversed Cambodia from east to west, and also ascended the Mekon river to the frontier of Laos.
The idol is said to have fallen from heaven into one of the Laos states.
With him begins our real knowledge of the interior of Siam, and its partly dependent neighbors Laos and Cambodia.
In Siam, what little is known of dancing is confined to the people of Laos.
The Laos are very superstitious, believe in wer-wolves, and that all diseases are caused by evil spirits.
Southeast Asian land, from the name of legendary founder Lao. Related: Laotian.
Mountainous, landlocked republic in Southeast Asia, bordered by Burma to the northwest, China to the northeast, Vietnam to the east, Cambodia to the south, and Thailand to the west. Its capital and largest city is Vientiane.
Note: Part of French Indochina from 1893 to 1949, it was granted full sovereignty in 1954.
Note: Civil war among communist and noncommunist factions in the 1950s and 1960s attracted extensive covert aid from the Soviet Union, China, and the United States.
Note: During the Vietnam War, Vietnamese communists established the Ho Chi Minh Trail through the remote mountains of Laos to channel troops and supplies from North Vietnam to South Vietnam.
Note: The communist Pathet Lao, with long-standing close ties to the Vietnamese communists, have been in power since 1975.