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Many suspect it was Sombath Somphone's work empowering communities across Laos that led to his enforced disappearance.
Regional increase in demand for opium and heroin triggers a resurgence of production and threatens development.
Officials say at least one person dead and 38 others injured, eight of them critically, in mountainous Yunnan province.
Project has been damned by environmentalists, who say 30-metre barrier will warp the ecosystem.
Indonesia's cassava plantations are being killed by mealybugs, and thousands of wasps will be released to stop them.
A group of women risk life and limb to clear Laos of cluster bombs and make their country safe for future generations.
North Korea's recent flurry of diplomatic activity signals increased efforts for international outreach.
New ration reductions and movement restrictions have refugees from Myanmar anxious about their future in Thailand.
The new military government has issued warnings that it will soon start to clampdown on immigration offenders.
Roughly 15,000 people are hooked on the drug, but treatment options are few and rates of relapse are high.
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