Khoueng

Khoueng

In Laos, a political subdivision equivalent to a province.
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While endorsing Touby as their indisputable Hmong chief, the French counted on him to refuse nomination for the Chao Khoueng position.
Not only was Chao Saykham, Touby's close personal friend and former classmate with whom he did not want to enter into a feud, Mai Na Lee argues that his decision not to accept the Chao Khoueng position may have taken into consideration "the heavy price of autonomy by assessing the political circumstances of the time.