A girl uses a mattress as a raft in Attapeu province, Laos. Photo: ReutersA girl uses a mattress as a raft in Attapeu province, Laos. Photo: Reuters
A girl uses a mattress as a raft in Attapeu province, Laos. Photo: Reuters

Thousands displaced by Laos floods at risk from ‘moving’ landmines

Much of Laos is still contaminated by landmines, despite decades of clearance efforts, with about 300 new casualties each year, many of them children

Topic |   Laos
A girl uses a mattress as a raft in Attapeu province, Laos. Photo: ReutersA girl uses a mattress as a raft in Attapeu province, Laos. Photo: Reuters
A girl uses a mattress as a raft in Attapeu province, Laos. Photo: Reuters
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