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Kaavan living happy life in new Cambodian jungle home

The 37-year-old Asian elephant Kaavan once dubbed “loneliest elephant in the world” is living a happy life in his new Cambodian jungle home a year after he was moved from a zoo in Pakistan.

Cambodia bars entry to travelers from 10 African countries

Cambodia has barred entry to travelers from 10 African countries, citing the threat from the new omicron coronavirus variant.

Norodom Ranariddh, former prime minister of Cambodia, dies at 77

Cambodia’s Prince Norodom Ranariddh, a former prime minister and the son of the late King Norodom Sihanouk, died Nov. 28 in France. He was 77.

UN Decries Thailand’s Deportation of Cambodian Activists

The U.N. refugee agency has condemned Thailand’s deportation of three Cambodian political activists back to their home country, describing it as part of a “trend” of returning Cambodian refugees across the border where they face the risk of persecution.

Cambodian court denies bail to 14 opposition members

A court in Cambodia on Wednesday denied the bail requests of 14 detained members of a dissolved opposition party who have been charged with treason for taking part in nonviolent political activities over the past several years.

Cambodia reopens 2 weeks early, buoyed by high vaccine

Cambodia has reopened its borders to fully vaccinated travelers two weeks earlier than originally planned, as it emerges from a lengthy lockdown bolstered by one of the world’s highest rates of immunization against COVID-19.

Seven people in Cambodia die after drinking disinfectant alcohol

Health ministry says labourers at Covid quarantine camp in north-west province mixed substance with water and soft drinks.

Cambodian labor leader among 18 activists freed from prison

A Cambodian court on Friday released 18 activists, including a prominent labor leader who has been a longtime critic of the government.

Cambodia dismisses US sanctions as ‘politically motivated’

Cambodia on Thursday dismissed as “politically motivated” sanctions imposed by the United States on two senior defense officials over allegations of graft, accompanied by a broader warning of systemic corruption in the Southeast Asian nation.

Autistic Cambodian teen, jailed for online comments, freed

An autistic Cambodian teenager vowed Wednesday to continue to fight for his father’s freedom after completing his own prison sentence for social media comments critical of the government in a case that has attracted international attention.

Activist cries for her son’s justice

A Cambodian activist wept in frustration after learning her autistic teenage son, imprisoned for comments critical of the government he made on social media, would not be released as anticipated in a case that has drawn global attention.

Australian FM meets with Cambodia’s leader, in 4-nation tour

Australia’s top diplomat met Monday with Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on issues including the coronavirus pandemic during the second stop of her four-nation Southeast Asian tour.

Cambodian teen with autism sentenced to eight months for criticizing the government

Rights groups are urging Cambodian authorities to release an autistic teenager who was sentenced to eight months in prison for social media posts critical of the government, saying Tuesday his case was being misused to intimidate his opposition activist parents.

Cambodia announces phased reopening to vaccinated tourists

Cambodia's government has announced plans to reopen the country in several stages to fully vaccinated foreign tourists starting from Sunday.

Cambodia will begin reopening to tourists next month, but Americans are advised not to...

Cambodia's government has announced plans to reopen the country in several stages to fully vaccinated foreign tourists starting at the end of next month, but both the U.S. State Department and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are advising Americans not to go.

Cambodia amends charter to bar dual citizens from top office

Lawmakers in Cambodia on Monday approved an amendment to the constitution barring Cambodians with dual citizenship from holding high government office, a move initiated by Prime Minister Hun Sen and directed at prominent opposition politicians.

Oil tanker operator protests Indonesia’s detention of crew

The operator of an oil tanker seized by Indonesian authorities at the request of Cambodia is protesting the detention of its crew, calling it a human rights violation.

Hatchlings of endangered crocodile species found in Cambodia

Eight hatchlings from one of the world’s rarest crocodile species have been found in a wildlife sanctuary in eastern Cambodia, raising hopes for its continuing survival in the wild.

Cambodia vaccinating 6-to-11-year-olds before schools reopen

Cambodia began vaccinating 6-to-11-year-olds Friday so students can safely return to schools that have been closed for months due to the coronavirus.

Cambodian leader boasts he barged into opposition video call

Cambodia’s prime minister has boasted of barging uninvited into a video conference call hosted by his political opponents.