A Reprieve spokesman called the Laotian judicial system “a farce.”
Over the course of the next several years, America admitted over one million Vietnamese and Laotian refugees.
He paid off Laotian, Thai, and Burmese soldiers, policemen, local officials, and village elders.
“We hope that the Laotian government does not delay matters further,” Morris said after she met Orobator.
The Laotian is as superstitious as the Cambodian, and perhaps more so than the Siamese.
Stages are erected on which the Laotian ladies in search of a husband assemble.
Every evening some of the good Laotian mountaineers came to see the farang.
The Laotian priests are continually praying in their pagodas; they make a frightful noise, chanting from morning to night.
The next place I arrived at was Chaiapoune, the principal Laotian town in the north, and the chief town of the district.