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The new government of Laos, a longtime ally of China, may be growing closer to the U.S. and Vietnam

2 months ago
Sky Canaves
bama will become the first sitting U.S. president to visit the landlocked nation when he arrives for an ASEAN summit meeting next week.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.