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Hun Sen Supporters, Foes Greet Premier at UN Summit in New York

PHOTO GALLERY: An estimated 500 to 1000 anti-Hun Sen protestors and some 200 government supporters gathered in New York on Friday September 28 as the prime minister paid an official visit to the UN.

Australian filmmaker James Ricketson granted royal pardon

Australian filmmaker James Ricketson, who last month was convicted by a Phnom Penh court of espionage, has been granted a royal pardon.

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?
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Preserving The Victims’ Clothes At Tuol Sleng

The memory of the Khmer Rouge's many torture victims is being kept alive through a special conservation project. Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum holds the clothes of thousands who were killed in the Cambodian genocide in the late 1970's.
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Tuol Sleng Preserves Clothing of Its Victims

The U.S government is funding a program to protect up to 5,000 pieces of clothing stored for decades at Phnom Penh’s infamous Tuol Sleng prison.
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Community Fights to Save Endangered River Dolphins

A community in Kratie is banding together to protect the area’s critically endangered Mekong Irrawaddy dolphins.

As more Cambodian and Vietnamese immigrants are targeted for deportation, advocates say they ‘can’t...

Every day, Victoria Martinez’s 2-year-old son peppers her with questions about the disappearance of his father, a Cambodian immigrant.

What Did the Laos-Cambodia Security Meeting Achieve?

Last week, Laos and Cambodia held another iteration of a key security meeting between the two sides. Though few details were publicly disclosed, the interaction once again highlighted ongoing efforts by the two Southeast Asian states to manage some key border issues that have previously threatened to undermine ongoing cooperation in other areas.

Cambodia agrees to send 1st batch of housemaids to Malaysia in June after years...

Cambodia agreed on Tuesday to send the first batch of women to work as housemaids in Malaysia in June, more than six years after the country imposed a ban on sending maids to Malaysia.

Train track to Cambodian border completed

SA KAEO: Refurbishing of the train track from Aranyaprathet to the border is now completed, but the planned reopening of the rail link between Thailand and Cambodia will not happen soon.

Rainsy’s Cambodia National Rescue Movement labelled ‘terrorists’

A high-ranking security official yesterday – without offering evidence – labelled the Sam Rainsy-created Cambodia National Rescue Movement a “terrorist” organisation, with the nation’s highest-ranking defence official warning that the military would “take action first” to prevent violence.

Big Trouble in Little Cambodia

After Harvey, a small refugee community in Brazoria County needed help. Neo-Confederates and radical anti-government groups showed up.

Cambodia and the West’s Common Enemy: Tuberculosis

Cambodia’s fight against TB has largely relied on Western aid. Will those funds continue?

China’s growing importance as aid donor and development partner to enable Cambodia to pursue...

According to official data released on 16 January 2018, the value of construction projects in Cambodia increased more than 22% year on year in 2017 to USD6.4 billion, reflecting expanded Chinese investment in the infrastructure and construction sectors.

Facebook’s ‘experiments’

The latest country to fall victim to misinformation, fake news and propaganda on social media, specifically through the 2-billion-strong Facebook, is Cambodia, according to BuzzFeed News correspondent Megha Rajagopalan, writing from Phnom Penh.

Australian filmmaker accused of spying in Cambodia moved to cell with 140 prisoners

James Ricketson told family members the cell is 16 by six metres in size, meaning each detainee has just 0.67 square metres of space.

Ruling Party to Hold Congress Amid Crackdown on Political Opposition

Hun Sen wrote on Facebook that under his government Cambodians had experienced unprecedented benefits and increased standards of living.

Cryptocurrency Culture Pushes Ahead In Cambodia, Despite Distrust From National Bank

When bitcoin hit $1,000, In Mean realized he made a mistake.

Cambodia’s Special Relationship with India

Strong ties developed during the Cold War can expand even further under Modi’s Act East Policy.

Half-price cocktails but no scoops at reporters’ club in Cambodia

It’s happy hour at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club on Sisowath Quay in Phnom Penh, where half-price cocktails are plentiful but foreign correspondents are few.