Justice for Sombath and his compatriots
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Dear Sombath, Marijke and I met you in Laos some 19 years ago. You may remember that we were expecting our first child then. A few months later, the baby was born and we called her Lorea, meaning ‘flower’ in the Basque language of Northern Spain. Not too long ago,...read more
The last Universal Periodic Review for the Lao PDR was held in January, 2015. Seventy-two states made 203 recommendations, and the Lao government accepted 119 of them. Ninety-three of those accepted recommendations called for a specific action, yet nearly two and...read more
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