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Kidnapped Cambodian Online Casino Worker Rescued Following Violent Threats

A kidnapped employee of an online casino based in Sihanoukville, Cambodia was rescued recently after being threatened her fingers would be cut off if she failed to pay a $4,950 ransom, as Southeast Asia responds to multiple recent abductions.

Russian man charged with having sex with 3 Cambodia boys

A provincial court in Cambodia has charged a Russian man with having paid sex with three boys in Siem Reap, in May and June.

Four Malaysians nabbed in Cambodia for holding woman hostage

Four Malaysian operators of an online casino in Sihanoukville, Phnom Penh, Cambodia were arrested over the weekend for holding a woman to ransom.

Cambodia arrests online casino operators for kidnapping woman

Cambodia’s online gambling sector suffered yet another public relations black eye after police rescued a Thai woman being held against her will by four Malaysian online casino operators.

Four Malaysians arrested in Cambodia for holding Thai woman for ransom

Cambodian police rescued a Thai woman who was allegedly held for ransom by four Malaysians ini Sihanoukville, Phnom Penh.

Three men charged for gang-raping French tourist in Cambodia

A Cambodian court has charged three men with gang-raping a French tourist in the coastal province of Kampot after offering her a ride in their car, police said Saturday.

A Horrifying Event Occurred In Cambodia, A French Traveler Pulled Into a Vehicle Before...

A French traveler was pulled into a car and repeatedly molested by three men at a famous holiday destination in Cambodia.

China, Cambodia Mark Successful Law Enforcement Cooperation

The high number of Chinese nationals residing in the country is a result of the Cambodia’s geopolitical pivot towards China.

Horrifying moment French backpacker is dragged into a car before being gang-raped by three...

The 43-year-old was walking home from a restaurant in Kampot last Friday.

Cambodian police arrest suspects in rape of French tourist

Three men accused of raping a female French tourist in southern Cambodia last week have been arrested, police said Wednesday.

French tourist reports Kampot gang rape

Kampot provincial police are on a manhunt for three suspects after a French tourist reported that she was raped in the early hours of Friday.

The fight against ‘popular justice’ in Cambodia

Leng's mother listened motionless as one of the witnesses recounted the incident that took her son's life the night before.

Cambodia arrests 15,144 drug-related suspects in 9 months

Cambodian authorities had arrested 15,144 drug-related suspects in 7,121 cases during the first nine months of 2019, according to an Interior Ministry's anti-drug department report on Wednesday.

Cambodia: Police Arrest Six Chinese Nationals Over Casino-Related Kidnapping Charges

Loan sharks have been active in the region, including in countries like the Philippines and Cambodia. Casino and gambling-related debts and crime has been on the rise.

Indonesian woman nabbed with crystal meth from Cambodia

Philippine authorities said they arrested an Indonesian woman who was carrying eight kilos of crystal meth worth P54 million in her carry-on bag from her flight from Cambodia.

Philippines: Indonesia woman arrested with Cambodia drugs

Philippine authorities said they arrested an Indonesian woman who was carrying $1 million worth of illegal drugs in her carry-on bag from her flight from Cambodia on Monday, amid a drug smuggling crackdown.

Cambodian court convicts two Japanese in murder of taxi driver

Two Japanese men in their 20s were convicted Thursday in the murder of a taxi driver in Cambodia’s northwestern province of Siem Reap earlier this year and sentenced to at least a decade in prison.

Chinese hacking group targets Southeast Asian governments with data-stealing malware

A threat group responsible for a series of malware-based espionage attacks in Singapore and Cambodia has been increasingly targeting the Southeast Asian government sector to steal confidential data, new research indicates.

Cambodia Deports 142 Chinese for Telecoms Fraud

Cambodia deported 142 Chinese nationals to China at the weekend for involvement in telecommunications fraud scams, loading them on two charter planes from Phnom Penh in the latest mass expulsion of Chinese accused of crimes in the Southeast Asian country, a spokesman said on Monday.

China and Southeast Asian neighbors need to strengthen joint law enforcement

Cambodia's recent crackdown on online gambling has seen thousands of Chinese nationals leave Sihanoukville, a coastal city in Cambodia rife with illegal online gambling, over past weeks.


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