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National Assembly Boycott Signals Tougher Diplomatic Stance

When the opposition Cambodian National Rescue Party (CNRP) boycotted the opening of parliament following the 2013 national election, diplomats from countries that support democracy were left in a bind: should they attend an event that would legitimize what many viewed as a stolen election or ignore an invitation from the head of state who had accepted their credentials?

Jungle plane wreckage that sparked ‘search’ for MH370 in Cambodia could be a downed...

As a ground search begins some believe the ghostly image is actually a F-105 Thunderchief  - a large ground attacker retired from the Vietnam War due to heavy loses.

Family of James Ricketson ‘hesitant’ about film-maker returning to Cambodia

Australian ‘grateful to have his freedom’ after 15 months in prison as family urge 69-year-old to ‘chill out’ and take ‘time to reflect’.

State Sen. Doug Ericksen out of order to approve of a sham foreign election

State Sen. Doug Ericksen should not be praising July's flawed elections in Cambodia, which the White House and others have condemned as undemocratic.

Aussie filmmaker back home after 15 months in Cambodia jail on accusations of spying

James Ricketson is back in Sydney after 15 months in a Phnom Penh prison on accusations of spying. But he has promised he will return to Cambodia.

‘I don’t love Cambodia any less’: Ricketson home after ‘spy’ ordeal

James Ricketson is back in Sydney after 15 months in a Phnom Penh prison on accusations of spying. But he has promised he will return to Cambodia.

What in the world was Sen. Ericksen doing in Cambodia?

State Sen. Doug Ericksen projects a surprisingly rosy view of the recent election in Cambodia, which the U.S. government and many others have condemned as unfair and undemocratic. What’s his deal?

Pompeo: US Would Win Trade War with China

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo vows the United States will be victorious in any trade war with China, a day before the Trump administration's latest tariffs on Chinese imports go into effect.

Indian PM Launches World’s Biggest Health Insurance Scheme

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday launched the world's biggest health insurance scheme, promising free coverage for half a billion of the country's poorest citizens ahead of national elections next year.

Samngath Meas, a Mechanicsville woman who survived Cambodia’s killing fields, dies at 65

In April 1975, as communist Khmer Rouge insurgents attacked the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh, Samngath Meas was a 22-year-old army wife preparing to flee the city with her 6-month-old son Syphann as rocket fire exploded around her home.

Cambodia’s pardon of Australian filmmaker ends ‘nightmare’, says family

The family of an Australian filmmaker pardoned by Cambodia after being jailed on espionage charges said on Saturday it was happy the “nightmare” came to an end, while the Australian foreign minister thanked the government in Phnom Penh for his release.

Filmmaker James Ricketson could return to Cambodia after royal pardon, his lawyer says

Filmmaker James Ricketson could return to Cambodia after royal pardon, his lawyer says Australian filmmaker James Ricketson is expected to return to Sydney today after being pardoned on an espionage conviction, but his lawyer says "he will be back in Cambodia".

What’s Behind the Release of Cambodia’s Opposition Leader?

The freeing of Kem Sokha has raised bigger questions about power and the way it is exercised in Cambodia.

Myanmar Lawmakers, Politicians React to British Foreign Secretary’s Appeal

Politicians in Myanmar on Friday rejected international pressure to hold the country’s powerful military accountable for a brutal crackdown on the Rohingya Muslim minority group.

China Mulls Purge of Foreign Content From Media, School Textbooks

The ruling Chinese Communist Party's media regulator is considering banning the broadcast of overseas-produced news during prime time on domestic channels, while the country's ministry of education has ordered a purge of foreign content from textbooks in primary and secondary education.

Tensions Rise Between China And Taiwan Over Residence Permits, ‘Spies’

Authorities on the democratic island of Taiwan are planning to counteract China's offer of smart residence permits for its 23 million people by barring anyone who takes up the offer from public office.

Chinese Dissident Couple Granted Bail But to Face Trial in Thailand

A Thai appeals court on Friday granted bail to Chinese dissidents Wu Yuhua and Yang Chong, who face charges of violating Thai immigration law despite holding United Nations documents describing them as refugees.