Villagers take refuge after a dam collapsed dam in southeastern Laos. Photo: AP

Laos dam collapse: Mekong River projects move forward despite promise to halt and review

Decision to continue work on two huge dams calls into question how serious the government is about reviewing numerous multibillion-dollar hydropower projects after last month’s disaster

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Villagers take refuge after a dam collapsed dam in southeastern Laos. Photo: AP
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