General Vang Pao died at age 81

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image none"><span>none</span></div><span class="caption-text">Former military leader Gen. Vang Pao, right, with his son Cha Vang, meet with the Twin Cities Hmong community in St. Paul, Minn., Friday, May 21, 2004, to address concerns of safety in the Hmong community in the wake of a series of attacks directed at his associates and family. Cha Vang&#39;s Maplewood, Minn., house was firebombed in April. &#40;AP Photo&#47; Janet Hostetter&#41;</span></div>
January 10, 2011 1:27:52 PM PST