Examples from the Web for mekong
He had learned Vietnamese while performing alternative military service in the Mekong Delta.Remembering Ron Moreau: Goodbye To A War Reporting Legend|Christopher Dickey|May 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He absorbed ethnic rebels into his criminal empire, and set up encampments along the Mekong river.
How China used drones to track and capture the notorious kingpin of the Mekong delta.
Turse uses the example of Operation Speedy Express, the annihilation of the Mekong Delta between 1968 and 1969.The Atrocity Lessons: What the U.S. Military Learned From Vietnam|Jake Whitney|February 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In reality, the Thumb was an affable, bespectacled California accountant, a cousin of one of the men arrested on the Mekong.‘The Accidental Terrorist’: a California Accountant’s Coup|Adam Piore|May 2, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The greater and the richer part lay to the east of the Mekong, and was overlapped on the north-east and east by Chinese territory.
Many of them live on the borders of the Mekong and the great lake, in huts built upon piles or floating rafts.
It lies between the Salween and the Mekong, touching both rivers.
It next defines the northern edge of the Shan States, and finally strikes the Mekong river in lat.
The most comfortable and considerably the cheapest is by the bi-weekly steamer down the Mekong.Where the Strange Trails Go Down|E. Alexander Powell
British Dictionary definitions for mekong
Word Origin and History for mekong
river in Southeast Asia, Thai, from me "mother" + khong "river, large stream."