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Int’l Groups Defend Ghai After Criticism Row

Five prominent international organizations have come to the defense of UN special envoy for human rights in Cambodia Yash Ghai and called on the...

Ieng Thirith’s Attorney Appeals Her Detention

The lawyer for former Khmer Rouge Minister of Social Action Ieng Thirith submitted an appeal Wed­nesday against his client’s de­tention with the Extraordinary Cham­­bers...

Gov’t Rejects Criticism From UN Envoy Ghai

Government officials moved Tuesday to dismiss criticism by UN human rights envoy Yash Ghai, who wrapped up his latest visit to Cambodia on Monday...

Ieng Thirith’s Attorney Appeals Her Detention

The lawyer for former Khmer Rouge Minister of Social Action Ieng Thirith submitted an appeal Wed­nesday against his client’s de­tention with the Extraordinary Cham­­bers...

Ieng Thirith Lawyer To Seek Bail, Cites Mental Health

The lawyer for former Khmer Rouge Minister of Social Action Ieng Thirith said Wednesday that he will appeal his client’s detention at the Extraordinary...

As Luxury Trees Decline, Loggers Seek Stumps

With numbers of luxury hardwood trees dwindling in Cambodia, loggers have begun stooping to a new low: Excavating the stumps of trees that have...

Worker Killed When Bridge Collapses in Kandal

One worker was killed on Sunday in Kandal province’s Takhmao district when the bridge that he and other workers were dismantling collapsed. Chit Chan...

S Reap Police Detain, Release Son of Official

Police in Siem Reap town re­leased the son of a senior Interior Ministry official on Friday after detaining him and two others for allegedly...

Worker Killed When Bridge Collapses in Kandal

One worker was killed on Sunday in Kandal province’s Takhmao district when the bridge that he and other workers were dismantling collapsed. Chit Chan...

Ethnic Minorities Fill Out ECCC Complaint Forms

More than 45 ethnic Vietna­mese and ethnic Chinese residents of Kep municipality and Prey Veng prov­ince have filled out victim complaint forms from the...

Search for VN Soldiers’ Remains Gets Difficult

The search for the remains of Vietnamese soldiers who died on Cambodian soil has become in­creasingly difficult due to rapid changes in the terrain,...

No Sign of Let-Up in Cambodia’s Tourism Boom

The tourism boom continues to pick up speed, with Prime Minister Hun Sen announcing Wednesday that arrivals to Cambodia have climbed 19 percent in...

Police Official Investigated Over Land-Clearing

A police official at Ratanakkiri pro­vince’s O’Yadaw district border checkpoint is being investigated over allegations of illegally clearing forested land, authorities said Sunday. Provincial...

Police Official Investigated Over Land-Clearing

A police official at Ratanakkiri pro­vince’s O’Yadaw district border checkpoint is being investigated over allegations of illegally clearing forested land, authorities said Sunday. Provincial...

Search for VN Soldiers’ Remains Gets Difficult

The search for the remains of Vietnamese soldiers who died on Cambodian soil has become in­creasingly difficult due to rapid changes in the terrain,...

Doubt Cast on Authenticity of ‘Pol Pot’s Car’

A 1973 Mercedes-Benz currently for sale on the Internet auction house eBay and described as once “owned” by Pol Pot is not one of...

Ieng Thirith Mentally Ill, Relatives Say

Family members of former Khmer Rouge Minister of Social Action Ieng Thirith claimed Wed­nesday that doctors in Thailand have diagnosed her as mentally ill,...

Witnesses Have Little Faith in KR Trial Security

For people like Ek Un, 70, whose husband was killed by the Khmer Rouge, the leaders of Angkar were the most powerful people in...

Gov’t Announces Housing Project for Disabled

A housing complex is to be built for 240 families that have members with serious physical disabilities, a government official announced Friday. “Hun Sen has...

One Killed, Two Hurt by Thai Border Guards

One Cambodian man is be­liev­ed to have been shot dead and two others injured on Oct 3 when Thai border guards spotted them pushing...