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Cambodia dog meat trade a brutal business

Cambodian dog meat traders drown, strangle and stab thousands of canines a day in a shadowy but sprawling business that traumatises workers...

Former Jozi member Crazy Lu dies from ‘apparent asthma attack’ in Cambodia

Former Jozi and YoTV member Luther 'Crazy Lu' Cohen has died, his family confirmed on Friday night.

Cambodia celebrates 66th anniversary of independence from French rule

Cambodia commemorated the 66th anniversary of the declaration of Independence Day from the French colonial rule on Saturday.

Sam Rainsy’s Planned Return to Cambodia Sparks Fears of Political Violence

Political tensions are simmering in Cambodia. While most people are going about their everyday lives, there is an undercurrent of apprehension. Saturday is the day longtime opposition leader Sam Rainsy pegged as the date he planned to return to Cambodia, potentially ending nearly four years of exile.

6 kilos of shabu found in Pinay’s baggage from Cambodia

Six kilograms of shabu with an estimated street value of P40.8 million stuffed in two handbags were seized from a Filipina passenger at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Friday morning.

Increased Expectations in Phnom Penh, Concerns about Potential Political Violence, as Politics in Cambodia...

Sam Rainsy has been in exile since 2015, when an arrest warrant was issued for him, causing him to remain in self-imposed exile. Since then, Cambodian courts have found him guilty on multiple charges, which he says are trumped up.

Daughter of Beaufort woman dies in Cambodia

The Late Amelia Bambridge had relations in Killarney and Beaufort and had visited Kerry.

Stopping deportations of Cambodians, benefits for Hmong veterans: Your AAPI newsletter

Family members, advocates and supporters gathered Friday at the state Capitol in Sacramento to urge Gov. Gavin Newsom to stop the deportation of Cambodian refugees with criminal convictions living in California.

Foreign minister confirms custody of Cambodian Opposition leader, yet to decide deportation

Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) vice-president Mu Sochua is being detained in Malaysia, Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah confirmed today.

Backpacker Amelia Bambridge’s body ‘cremated in Cambodia before ashes are flown home’

Police in Cambodia say British backpacker Amelia Bambridge's family have chosen to cremate her body before taking her home.

Cambodia ensures security during water festival

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has said that nearly 20,000 security personnel will be deployed in Phnom Penh to maintain order during the Water Festival, which will take place from November 10-12.

‘It just went boom’: Horrifying moment tourist is caught in petrol station explosion

English teacher Zoe Eleftheriou was on her way back to work when she found herself in the wrong place at exactly the wrong time.

Health, wealth and happiness: Taking back Cambodia’s healthcare system

With the help of foreign donors, Cambodia has taken steps toward universal health coverage. Those in the system say it’s still not enough.

Nearly 20,000 Forces to Be Deployed on Independence Day, Water Festival

Nearly 20,000 members of the armed and police forces will be deployed during upcoming public holidays from Saturday, when leaders of the outlawed opposition party have vowed to return to the country.

Rescue Group Shuts Down Dog Meat Slaughterhouse, Helps 6 Other Dog Meat Rescues Find...

Many animal lovers are aware of the dog meat trade in countries like China and South Korea, and the efforts being made to stop the trade, but far less know that the same trade is also present in Cambodia.

China busts major Cambodia-based online gambling ring

Chinese authorities have disrupted a major illegal online gambling operation based in Cambodia’s Sihanoukville region while promising to provide funds to offset the impact of Cambodia’s online gambling ban.

Photo essay: Phnom Penh and China-backed building boom

Towering over low shops and French colonial–era townhouses grows a new city in tribute to the politics of the present.

Amelia Bambridge: Images of drowned backpacker’s body shared on social media

Amelia Bambridge's body was discovered in waters near the Thai border - about 62 miles from where she went missing.

Coalition urges Newsom to stop deportation of Cambodian refugees with criminal records

Family members, advocates and supporters gathered Friday at the state Capitol in Sacramento to urge Gov. Gavin Newsom to stop the deportation of Cambodian refugees with criminal convictions living in California.

American convicted by Cambodian court for sex abuse of underage girls

A Cambodian court has sentenced an US citizen to 2 years 6 months jail on charges of sexual abuse of three underage girls.

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