Sean Sutton / MAG

Phanop, Khammouane province, LAOS

The crater where a 100lb Bullpup 12C guided bomb was destroyed by a Mines Advisory Group (MAG) team in a controlled explosion.
Decades on, Laos is still living with the effects of the Vietnam war. Millions of bombs were dropped by US aircraft in Laos in an attempt to destroy the supply lines of North Vietnamese forces. Here in Bourlapha district, there were over 36,000 bombing missions. Many of the bombs remain deadly, with frequent accidents involving unexploded ordnance (UXO).

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Sean Sutton / MAG
Phanop, Khammouane province
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48.14 x 30.89 cm (300 dpi)
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