18 Oct '15, 12am

ラオスの村では爆弾で作ったボートを使っている ドロップタンクかも。Mark Watson氏の写真集。

What’s the most heavily bombed country per capita in history? If you answered Laos, you probably also know that those bombs came from US planes as part of the CIA’s Secret War on the country. From 1964 to 1973, during the Vietnam war, the US rained more than 270 million bombs down on this tiny country sandwiched between Vietnam and Thailand, in a failed attempt to keep communists at bay. That’s a plane-load of bombs every eight minutes for nine full years. The villagers of Laos are still trying to clean up the mess.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/in-villages-in-laos-even-the-boats-a...

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