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US ambassador urges Cambodia to respect ‘fundamental freedoms’

Human trafficking remains high on US-Cambodia agenda after envoy meets interior minister.

Cambodia offers US three options to resolve war era debt

Hun Sen suggests converting 70 percent of the $700 million debt into development aid

Cambodian govt accused of silencing critics of Covid efforts

NGOs say the actions are consistent with a 'systematic and relentless crackdown on freedom of expression'

Cambodia ends curfew amid easing of pandemic restrictions

Although Covid-19 cases have been falling, outbreaks in prisons remain a major concern.

US gives $11m to Cambodia’s vaccination program

Funding will to used to buy Covid vaccinations through Covax as more doses are sourced from China

Cambodia jails environmental activists for ‘incitement’

Human rights watchdog CIVICUS demands the immediate release of the Mother Nature Cambodia campaigners.

Cambodia eases lockdown amid swift vaccination program

Authorities in Cambodia have eased severe lockdown restrictions amid promises its vaccine rollout program will be accelerated as the latest community outbreak of Covid-19 shows no signs of abating.

Cambodian lockdowns to end despite record pandemic numbers

Prime Minister Hun Sen invites football stars Messi and Neymar to visit the country.

Cambodia struggles with porous border as pandemic takes hold

As Covid-19 cases surge in Southeast Asia, illegal border crossings are being blamed for the spread.

Arrest warrant for exiled Cambodian opposition leader

Judge says Sam Rainsy violated lockdown laws by calling for a revolt from France

Cambodia extends lockdowns as Covid numbers escalate

Travel ban imposed on India as confirmed cases spike in neighboring Thailand and Laos.

Autistic son of jailed Cambodian opposition member attacked

The 30th attack on CNRP members and their families leaves 16-year-old Kak Sovannachey with a fractured skull.

Phnom Penh locked down as Cambodia’s Covid toll spikes

Secretary of state for the Information Ministry is among the latest deaths.

Cambodia locks down provincial borders as Covid-19 spikes

Prime Minister Hun Sen says lockdown could be extended and vaccinations made mandatory.

Cambodia aids Covid-hit firms after helping poor

The Cambodian government has announced its first business enhancement scheme with an initial tranche of US$200 million, following on from unprecedented cash payments made to the poor as part of an economic stimulus package to combat the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Cambodia imposes harsh laws as Covid numbers spike

Worst day yet with more than 100 pandemic cases confirmed in the Southeast Asian country.

Hun Sen says he will rule Cambodia ‘until I want to stop’

Prime minister rules out any transfer of power and takes a dig at opposition parties.

Hun Sen set for Covid-19 jab in Cambodia rollout

Health workers, garbage collectors and police given priority for AstraZeneca vaccines.

Cambodia deports Chinese media owner over ‘fake’ Covid news

Angkor Today Media chief claimed that Cambodia was selling China-aided vaccines at a high price.

Cambodia locks down capital after third Covid outbreak

Chinese accused of bribing their way out of quarantine as Hun Sen imposes strict measures.