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Crossing the river

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Crossing the river

Journalist Dan Southerland covered the war in Indochina for the American newspaper, The Christian Science Monitor. Southerland returns to Cambodia from time to time, part of his attempts to make sense of the devastation. On a journey across the Mekong River nearly 40 years later, memories of the past are never far from the surface.

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Fueling conflict in Burma

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Fueling conflict in Burma

Myanmar, also known as Burma, is pushing to develop its energy sector. But new hydropower dams and mining projects are exacerbating tensions between the military and armed ethnic militias, leaving civilians trapped in between. A radio feature.

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Uncertain flows the Mekong

Uncertain flows the Mekong

Mekong countries can't agree on a hydropower plan. But will that stop Laos from building?