Lao People’s Democratic Republic
Practice Relating to the Prohibition of Certain Types of Landmines
In December 1994, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic was one of the first to call publicly for an immediate, comprehensive ban on anti-personnel landmines. 
Landmine Monitor Report 1999: Toward a Mine-Free World, available at http://www.the-monitor.org/index.php/publications/display?act=submit&pqs_year=1999&pqs_type=lm&pqs_report=lao&pqs_section=; Statement before the UN General Assembly, December 1994.