Laos activist's disappearance still unsolved

Security video of activist Sombath Somphone, who disappeared a year ago, suggests government may have been involved.

    It’s been a year since a prominent community worker disappeared in Communist-ruled Laos. Security video which captured Sombath Somphone's abduction last year suggests the government may have been involved.

    The US and the European Parliament have expressed concerns.

    Al Jazeera's Florence Looi reports from Bangkok.

     

     

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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