While much of Vietnam has moved on from its war-torn past, for people living close to the former Demilitarised Zone it is inescapable. Words and photos by Nick Ross
Opened in August, the Mine Action Visitor Centre in Dong Ha is one of the best-appointed museums in Vietnam, though it took years to get off the ground. We speak to Ngo Xuan Hien, the project’s communications and development manager
Inside the main building of the mushroom processing facility, agricultural engineers wear white lab coats and plastic gloves. Through a sterilised glass container, they inject mushroom cultures into jars of brown rice.
At the end of October, Bui Manh Thang was dismantling some scrap metal on his porch in the village of Nai Cuu Phong.