Vang Pao passed away

The Major General of the Royal Laotian Army, Hmong leader, CIA proxy, opium and heroin dealer and one of the […]


Vang Pao passed away

The Major General of the Royal Laotian Army, Hmong leader, CIA proxy, opium and heroin dealer and one of the most divisive players in the Cold War arena of  Southeast Asia, has died in California, aged 81.Vang Pao was one of the most illustrious and charismatic figures of the cold war struggle between the US and communism in Asia.

Vang Pao gave an interview in our documentary The Most Secret Place on Earth – The CIA´s covert war in Laos.