A motorcyclist circles the temple of Pha That Luan, a 16th-century symbol of Lao national sovereignty and Buddhist traditions.
(AP Photo/Denis Gray)
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CIA World Factbook
A detailed list of facts and figures for Laos.
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This document describes the history, government, politics and economy of Laos.
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