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“Generation Startup” Documentary Inspires Young Entrepreneurs to Move Outside of Comfort Zone

American filmmaker Cheryl Miller Houser spent 17 months following six recent graduates pursuing the American dream by building startup companies in Detroit, Michigan.

Minor Opposition Parties Speak Out Against Calls for Election Boycott

Several minor opposition parties who have registered to stand in the upcoming national election have expressed concern over calls from the country’s former main opposition party for a boycott of the vote.

House Committee Advances Sanctions Bill Against Cambodian Officials

U.S. lawmakers on Thursday advanced a proposed bill that would place further sanctions on senior Cambodian officials following the months-long crackdown on the opposition and civil society ahead of July’s national elections.

Disappointed in Election Preparations in Cambodia, House Committee to Meet on Possible Sanctions

The lawmakers were set to discuss the Cambodia Democracy Act and an amendment that could see Phnom Penh handed further sanctions over its crackdown on the opposition, civil society, and independent media.

Gov’t Mocks Human Rights Watch Over Appeal for Journalists’ Release

The Cambodian courts are due to announce a verdict for the two jailed journalists on Friday.

Cambodia PM Hopes Trump Meeting Can Bring Peace to Korean Peninsula

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday said he hoped that the forthcoming meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un would bring peace to the region.

Archive of FULRO Colonel Kosem to Shed New Light on Insurgency

Les Kosem was involved in the now-defunct United Front for the Liberation of Oppressed Races, better known by its acronym, FULRO.

David Chandler Mulls New Edition of His “History of Cambodia” With More Pessimistic Ending

David Chandler, a renowned American historian of Cambodia, says he is looking into publishing a 5th edition of his seminal 1983 work “A History of Cambodia” with a more pessimistic ending.VOA Khmer's Chap Chetra has the interview.

Cambodian Journalist Charged With Incitement Flees Amid Crackdown

A Cambodian journalist charged with “incitement to commit a felony” over his election coverage said on Tuesday that has fled the country fearing arrest and has been given refugee asylum status by the U.N. refugee agency.

China Calls on Cambodia to Protect Chinese Citizens

More than 1,000 Chinese nationals have been arrested and deported from Cambodia since 2012 relating to online scams being run out of Cambodia.

New Feature Film Chronicles Cambodian Family with Melody of Sin Sisamuth Song

A Khmer pop song of the 1960s is the pulse of a new feature film about three generations of a Cambodian family that will premiere in Los Angeles in early May.

David Chandler Mulls New Edition of His “History of Cambodia” With More Pessimistic Ending

David Chandler saw positive changes in terms of liberalization and democratization when he was concluding the current version of the book, which was last revised in 2007, but in the past decade Cambodia has taken backward steps, he said.

NGO Law Having Negative Impact on Freedoms of Assembly and Political Participation: Community Group

The head of a Cambodian community organization that promotes land ownership has complained of intimidation after attempting to visit farmers near the country’s border with Vietnam.

Overseas Cambodians Step Up Activism in Light of Gov’t Crackdown

In March, a group of Cambodians in Europe gathered to protest at the United Nations Human Rights Council office in Geneva, Switzerland, as the body was due to review human rights situation in Cambodia.