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A bomb dealer outside his home where he has stored a large variety of defused munitions. The bombs are made safe by the army and the explosives removed and sold to construction companies. The dealer then transports the bomb casings to Xieng Khouang and Vientiane to sell to restaurants and hotels for use as ironic decorations. More than two million tonnes of ordnance was dropped over Laos ruring the Second Indo-China War, an estimated 30 per cent of which did not explode on impact. UXO still affects more than 25 per cent of Lao villages