What’s behind Cambodia-Laos’ border flare-up?

A military standoff appears to have been defused, but the political and economic drivers behind the long-standing dispute have not been resolved

Phnom Penh, August 14, 2017 4:36 PM (UTC+8)
A Lao military officer commands an honor guard in a 2012 file photo. Photo: AFP/Hoang Dinh Nam
A Lao military officer commands an honor guard in a 2012 file photo. Photo: AFP/Hoang Dinh Nam
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