Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium visited UXO Lao in Champasak province

On 23 February 2017, Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium, accompanied by her delegations paid a visit to UXO Lao in Champasak province.

During this visit, Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium visited mine risk education teams in Nongsai village, Bachieng district, Champasak province and was briefed by UXO Lao Director Mr. Thiphasone Soukhathammavong on UXO Lao operation in Lao PDR, detailing UXO Lao’s achievement since its establishment in 1996 and mine risk education operation.

Mr. Thiphasone highly valuated on this visit of Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium and also expressed his highly thanks to the government of Belgium for continuous support on UXO clearance  in Lao PDR.