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Senior Cambodian opposition figure Kem Sokha out of house arrest

Founder of Cambodia National Rescue Party, charged with treason in 2017, cannot leave country or join political activities.

Crackdown in Cambodia as opposition leader vows to return from self-imposed exile

Sam Rainsy has pledged to restore democracy in Cambodia after four years in wilderness, but faces arrest when he enters the country.

Amelia Bambridge died from drowning, says Cambodian official

Preah Sihanouk governor says autopsy has determined cause of British backpacker’s death.

Body of Amelia Bambridge found in sea off Cambodia

Briton, 21, disappeared after attending beach party on Koh Rong island last week.

Cambodian soldiers, divers scour island for missing British backpacker Amelia Bambridge

21-year-old was last seen at beach party on island of Koh Rong at 3am on Thursday.

Amelia Bambridge: Cambodian police fear missing Briton has drowned

Police chief says land and sea searches will continue until backpacker, 21, is found .

Amelia Bambridge: search focuses on Koh Rong fishing boats

Cambodian officials say six men have been interviewed about Briton’s disappearance.

Father of UK woman missing in Cambodia says he is losing hope

Parents join search for Amelia Bambridge, who was last seen at a party on Koh Rong island.

Parents of missing British backpacker arrive in Cambodia

Volunteers join hunt for 21-year-old Amelia Bambridge, who vanished after beach party .

Volunteers join search for UK woman missing on Cambodian island

Amelia Bambridge, 21, from Sussex, was last seen in early hours of Thursday at beach party on Koh Rong.

‘Whistles, warnings, kaboom!’: a day with a landmine clearance team

Aki Ra was a child soldier for Pol Pot, laying mines around Siem Reap. Now he is using his expertise to clear land in rural Cambodia and make it safe again.

‘Such brutality’: tricked into slavery in the Thai fishing industry

A survivor’s graphic memoir and a feature film reveal horrific exploitation and violence on the high seas – and the shame of the world’s complicity.

Malaria breakthrough as scientists find ‘highly effective’ way to kill parasite

Drugs derived from Ivermectin, which makes human blood deadly to mosquitoes, could be available within two years.

Chinese contractors held as toll in Cambodia building collapse rises to 24

Anger growing over poor standards in construction boom that has transformed Sihanoukville into tourist and gambling hub.

Secret slaughterhouse video reveals brutal treatment of pigs in Cambodia

Undercover footage shows workers among hundreds of pigs, clubbing animals before slitting their throats.

Julian Assange: Australian government urged to intervene

Filmmaker James Ricketson, who was jailed in Cambodia on spying charges, says Assange is being used as ‘an example’ in attack on media.

Running among the ruins: seeing Cambodia at a trot

A dawn jog around the magnificent temples of Angkor is the perfect way to meet an ancient country with deep roots.

Happy eco-campers: protecting wildlife in Cambodia

A new eco-tourism camp keeps a remote forest safe from poaching, and offers a laid-back stay with creature comforts.

Fears of exploitation as Japan prepares to admit foreign workers

Tokyo recruiting estimated 345,000 to address labour shortage, but critics warn not enough is being done to prevent abuse.

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide in Cambodia’s ‘Nuremberg’ moment

Khieu Samphan and Nuon Chea are the two most senior living leaders of regime that presided over deaths of at least 1.7 million in Cambodia.