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Laos to press on with dam-building after deadly collapse: PM Thongloun Sisoulith

An official tally given by Laos' secretive government said 35 people died in the collapse of the Xe Pian Xe Namnoy saddle dam, a Korean-built structure which had not yet been completed.

published on : 12th September 2018

Laos PM Thongloun Sisoulith says 131 missing from dam collapse as 26 bodies recovered

Survivors have questioned why they got little warning of the deluge, which inundated several villages across a vast area with several metres of flood water.

published on : 25th July 2018