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The Secret War, Laos

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Laos - A statue built to honour the man who saved the lives of some of the 374 who were trapped in the cave during the bombardment. Tham Piu cave, on the outskirts of Muang Khoun. Here, on the 24th of November 1968, a US strike killed 374 civilians who were sheltering in the cave in order to find refuge from the American bombardments.