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02/17/06 World News in Lao: Landslide in Philippines Buries Village; Hundreds Missing


Philippines Landslide: Red Cross officials in the Philippines estimate that about 200 people are dead and 15 hundred others missing after a massive landslide in the eastern part of the country.

Philippines Coup Plot: The Philippine government says it has contained a plot to overthrow President Gloria Arroyo.

Cartoon Protests: Pakistani police have detained an Islamic militant leader and more than 150 protesters in a bid to stop five days of unrest over cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad.

Nepal Journalists: Media rights group Reporters Without Borders says Nepal's government has arrested more journalists since 2004 than any other country in the world.

Thailand-Chirac Visit: French President Jacques Chirac has arrived in Bangkok for a visit meant to strengthen economic ties between France and Thailand.

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