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Cambodia Security Forces Shoot Protesters Dead in Land Dispute

Authorities in Cambodia’s Kratie province on Thursday opened fire on a group of people protesting over a long-running land dispute with a rubber plantation, killing as many as eight people and injuring dozens of others, according to sources.

Meanwhile… in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, a charity searches for homes or useful employment for...

And in Armenia, all children between the ages of 6 and 8 receive compulsory chess lessons, making Armenia the first country in the world to include chess in its national curriculum, while in Fada N’Gourma, Burkina Faso, African choreographer Aguibou Sanou has been bringing dance to prison.

Loving Vietnam, Criticizing Cambodia: Trump’s Double Standard in Southeast Asia.

As the U.S. aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson headed to Da Nang on a “historic visit,” Vietnamese newspapers exploded with excitement. They explained almost the entire history and stature of the Vinson. The carrier visit, they argued, could be considered the most convincing evidence of America’s commitment to Vietnam.

Interview: ‘Who Wants Cambodia To Be a Province of China?’

Sophal Ear is an associate professor of diplomacy & world affairs at Occidental College in California who has written "Aid Dependence in Cambodia: How Foreign Assistance Undermines Democracy" and co-authored “The Hungry Dragon: How China's Resource Quest Is Reshaping the World."

No plans to cut aid to Cambodia, despite crackdown on opposition – MFAT

New Zealand won't be following the United States' lead and cutting aid to Cambodia.

UN ‘misunderstands’ Cambodia’s human rights reality

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on Cambodia does not have proper understanding of the country when it comes to human rights, according to the head of the country’s government rights body.

UN Human Rights Envoy Wants Rule of Law, Not Rule by Law in Cambodia

The United Nations human rights envoy to Cambodia asked that the government to respect the rule of law and not “rule by law” during a meeting on Wednesday with the head of the government’s human rights committee.

Cambodia Celebrates Hei Neak Ta Festival

After Chinese New Year in Cambodia, Cambodians believe powerful spirits ascend to possess the living.

UN report highlights escalation of tensions in Cambodia

Shrinking political and civic space in the Kingdom is highlighted in a new report from the United Nations’ human rights commissioner and secretary-general ahead of a UN Human Rights Council discussion this month on Cambodia.

My life in a Cambodian hell: accused ‘spy’ Ricketson pleads for help

It is 5.30am. I am sitting on an upturned bucket in a cell bathroom – the only place at this time of day where there is any light.

Cambodian leader rejects call for talks from opposition

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday rejected a request from opposition leader Sam Rainsy for talks about the country's political problems, denigrating his archrival as a traitor and a convict.

Cambodia questions US aid cut: ‘There is no aid’

Response follows US move to cut aid for what White House called Southeast Asian country's recent democratic 'setbacks'.

Cambodia’s former opposition head says open to talks with PM

Cambodia’s former opposition leader Sam Rainsy said on Sunday he was open to talks with Prime Minister Hun Sen, who has held power since 1985, to end a crisis caused by the dissolution of the main opposition party ahead of elections in July.

Cambodia PM accuses United States of lying over aid cut

Cambodia’s prime minister on Saturday accused the U.S. government of being dishonest in its announced suspension of aid to the Southeast Asian nation, saying Cambodia had already stopped receiving aid from Washington in 2016.

Two retired British businessmen are charged with molesting teenage boys after luring them to...

Two retired British businessmen are charged with molesting teenage boys after luring them to play in swimming pool at their house in Cambodia.

Cambodia PM’s son assumes senior military post

The eldest son of Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen has assumed a position as joint chief of staff of Cambodia's Armed Forces, the latest promotion of one of Mr Hun Sen's family members to a senior post aimed at apparently consolidating his grip on power.

Cambodian PM’s Threats to Assault Protesters in Australia Called ‘Unacceptable’

The Australian government has told Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen that his recent threat to assault protesters when he visits the island continent later this month is unacceptable, as outrage over the remarks intensifies.

Alleged Genocidaire Could See Case Dismissed at Khmer Rouge Tribunal

Yim Tith, who was charged with crimes against humanity for his alleged role in the mass killings in 1970, may be released as lawyers argue over whether he falls under the court’s jurisdiction.

Cambodian genocide documented in victims’ preserved clothes

As a leader in the field of textile conservation, Julia Brennan has worked to preserve many glamorous and historic articles of clothing, from a kimono presented to Babe Ruth, to singer James Brown’s jumpsuit, to a British aristocrat’s coronation gown.

Six months on, government says Kem Sokha’s arrest a matter of ‘life or death’...

As the six-month anniversary of the arrest of former opposition leader Kem Sokha on treason charges nears, Cambodia’s Foreign Ministry is criticising what it characterizes as “endless” foreign interference in the country.

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Kak Channthy: The Cambodian Space Project and a rock revival

Cambodian singer Kak Channthy rose from poverty to perform in front of audiences worldwide. Dubbed Cambodia's Amy Winehouse, she was the voice and face of a revival of the legendary 1960s rock scene that swept the country pre-genocide.

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