Laos defies neighbours’ objections to construction of Mekong dam

November 13, 2011

The government of Laos is showing increasing determination to build the controversial Xayaburi dam on the Mekong River despite persistent objections and warnings of disastrous consequences from neighbouring countries, international donors and environmental groups.

Source: http://www.vancouversun.com/Manthorpe+Laos+defies+neighbours+objections+construction+Mekong/5705016/story.html#ixzz1djphsY9o

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