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3 share Nobel medicine prize for tropical disease drugs

...nearly every country's malaria treatment protocol.Still, artemisinin resistance has already been confirmed in Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam.There have been several previous Nobel Prizes for malaria research, including the 1902 award...
Nation and World
Cluster bombs

I am traveling in Asia, and I just saw an article on the BBC that children in Laos are still being killed and injured by ordinance that we dropped there in the Vietnam War. I also was excited to see that there...
Photo: Running in the black

...XV Video Store in the Park Place Village building on the corner of Pine and Mountain View Drive in Anchorage. Originally from Laos, the couple's business offers movies in Laotian, Philippine and Japanese. They say the store is running in the black.
Today in history

...a speech at New York's Madison Square Garden.In 1953, the Franco-Lao Treaty of Amity and Association effectively made Laos an independent member of the French Union.In 1962, President John F. Kennedy revealed the presence of Soviet-built missile...
New Sitka administrator transitions from communism

...assignment with an international organization in Laos.Monday was his first day on the job at...he has served as the country director in Laos for World Education, an international...Gorman's wife Nancy Knapp is still in Laos, where she plans to finish her contract...
Strongest typhoon of the year slams Philippines

...wind damage should be the most extreme in Phillipines history," he said.The storm later will be a threat to both Vietnam and Laos and is likely to be among the top five natural disasters for those two countries, Masters said. The storm is forecast to barrel...
Library's new nonfiction includes memoirs, cookbooks Jeffrey Alford and Naomi Duguid. Take a culinary tour through the Mekong Delta region as the river winds down from China, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, and finally through Vietnam. Through photos, vignettes, and recipes, the husband-wife team presents...
Empire Editorial: A time and policy warp that's dangerous for America

...abroad. Phone records are seized and reporters' privacy at home and at work is invaded. We're not talking about Watergate, Laos or Cambodia - this is about current events.It's 2013 and a new century, so why does it feel like the Nixon Administration...
Political aptitude test

...China 1945-46; China 1950-53; Guatemala 1954; Indonesia 1958; Cuba 1959-60; Guatemala 1960; Congo 1964; Peru 1965; Laos 1964-73; Vietnam 1961-73; Cambodia 1969-70; Guatemala 1967-69; Grenada 1983; Libya 1986; El Salvador 1980s; Nicaragua...
Condemning NATO's war in Yugoslavia

...NATO-led bombings believing them to be a fight against ethnic cleansing. No similar actions have been taken in Colombia, Turkey, Laos or East Timor, where ethnic cleansing is happening on a much larger scale, and in some cases with arms supplied by the United...


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