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Cambodia warns tourists over use of fake visa websites

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Cambodia yesterday urged tourists to avoid websites offering e-visas for the country after receiving fresh reports of tourists being ripped off and losing their money.

‘DNA soon to reveal identities of poachers’

Mondulkiri provincial environment department director Keo Sopheak has said that DNA testing will soon reveal the identities of poachers who exchanged gunfire with environmental rangers, injuring one, at Srepok Wildlife Sanctuary last Wednesday.

70-year-old paedophile faces imminent deportation order

The Australian government is no longer providing consular assistance to convicted paedophile Trevor Lake, who is understood to have received a recent pardon from the Cambodian government and now faces imminent deportation back to Australia.

Australian teacher child sex arrest in Cambodia

Australian teacher Garry Mulroy has been arrested in Cambodia on child sex charges relating to boys aged 11 to 14.

Oregon man gets life in prison for sexually abusing kids at orphanage in Cambodia

An Oregon man was sentenced to life in prison for repeatedly sexually abusing kids at an unlicensed orphanage he operated in Cambodia, the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Oregon says.

Rife accused of sexually assaulting small children in Cambodia

 A Salyersville native is being held in connection to an alleged sexual assault of a juvenile while in Cambodia.

Coos Bay man to spend life in prison for molesting children in Cambodian orphanage

A Coos Bay man who started an unlicensed orphanage in Cambodia where he "systematically and repeatedly molested children" will spend the rest of his life in federal prison, the U.S. Attorney for Oregon says.

Cambodia busting truly unlucky online gambling operations

Cambodian authorities busted one Chinese-led illegal online gambling operation just days after the company set up shop and another before it could get its computers out of their boxes.

Police Bust Two Illegal Gambling Rings in Asia

Police in Cambodia and Taiwan have made arrests in connection with illegal gambling dens.

HCMC gang trafficking drugs from Cambodia busted

The Saigon police have busted a gang smuggling in drugs from Cambodia after catching a member red-handed while selling some to a woman.

Eight arrested for running gambling site from Cambodia

Three men and five women were arrested for allegedly running football gambling website i99bet.net, with a six-month turnover of 200 million baht, from a server located in Cambodia, police said.

Cambodia arrests over 16,000 drug-related suspects in 2018

Cambodian authorities arrested 16,232 illicit drug suspects in 8,018 cases in 2018, said an Interior Ministry's anti-drug department report on Tuesday.

25 Thai call-centre gang members repatriated after being jailed in Cambodia

Cambodian authorities handed over 25 Thais to Thai police on Saturday after they had served 10 months in a Cambodian jail for working for a Taiwanese-led call centre scam gang.

Brampton students stranded in Cambodia by passport theft should be home by Saturday

Ten Brampton high school students stranded in Cambodia after their passports were stolen during a social justice trip should be home by Saturday morning (Dec. 22), the Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board says.

Cambodia seizes over 3 tons of rare African ivory

Cambodian authorities said Saturday that they have seized more than 3 tons of rare African ivory hidden inside an abandoned shipping container, the country’s largest haul of elephant tusks in the last four years.

Hove doctor, 70, jailed for paying girls as young as nine for sex in...

A doctor who paid for sex with girls as young as nine has been jailed for five years in Cambodia.

Cambodia pickpockets rounded up in Bangkok

Police in Bangkok have arrested six Cambodian pickpockets working as a team to target foreigners, Immigration Police Bureau chief Maj-Gen Surachate Hakparn announced on Sunday.

Hundreds of suspected telecom fraudsters are repatriated to China from Cambodia as Beijing vows...

A total of 233 suspects belonging to three fraud rings were returned to China.

Cambodia rescues two Chinese nationals from casino kidnappers

Cambodian authorities have arrested a number of Chinese nationals who allegedly kidnapped and tortured two of their countrymen who couldn’t pay their gambling debts.

Taiwan protests after nationals arrested in Cambodia sent to China

Taiwan's government on Thursday strongly protested Cambodia's decision to deport 46 Republic of China (Taiwan) citizens, arrested last month for their alleged involvement in telecommunications fraud, to China earlier that day.


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