Stories tagged: Cambodia
Thu., Sept. 14, 2017, 10:21 p.m.
Cambodia retaliates for visa ban, suspends U.S. MIA searches
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said Thursday he will retaliate against a U.S. halt on the issuing of most visas to senior foreign ministry officials and their families by suspending …
Thu., Sept. 14, 2017, 8:30 a.m.
Cambodia suspending U.S. MIA searches over visa ban
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen says he will retaliate against a U.S. halt on the issuing of visas to senior foreign ministry officials and their families by suspending missions by …
Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 10:23 a.m.
Cambodia Daily to close in media crackdown
One of Cambodia’s main English-language newspapers, the Cambodia Daily, announced that it would close Monday after a dispute with the government over taxes.
Sat., Sept. 2, 2017, 12:35 p.m.
Cambodian police arrest country’s main opposition leader
Officials say police in Cambodia have arrested the leader of the country’s main opposition party in a late night raid.
UPDATED: Wed., July 5, 2017, 8:10 p.m.
Group finds Asia’s performing elephants are treated harshly
An animal protection group wants tourists to know: That elephant you are thinking about riding during your vacation in Thailand is probably a miserable victim of abuse.
Sun., June 4, 2017, 1:51 p.m.
Cambodia opposition claims strong showing in local elections
Cambodia’s opposition claimed a strong showing in local elections Sunday that could shake Prime Minister Hun Sen’s longtime grip on power.
Tue., March 21, 2017, 8:45 a.m.
Cambodia halts export of human breast milk
Cambodia has suspended the export of human breast milk, a business pioneered last year by a former Mormon missionary.
Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 6:50 p.m.
Angelina Jolie in Cambodia for premiere of her new film
Angelina Jolie said Saturday that she hopes her new film about Cambodia under the Khmer Rouge will help educate the world about the brutality of the 1970s regime and shed …
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 7:20 a.m.
Vietnam War-era tear gas bombs found in Cambodian village
A village in eastern Cambodia will have to be largely evacuated next month when two large bombs left over from the Vietnam War containing a powerful tear gas are excavated …
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016, 8:04 p.m.
Cambodian court upholds life terms for two Khmer Rouge leaders
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia – A top Cambodian court on Wednesday upheld the life sentences for the two most senior surviving members of the Khmer Rouge regime, which is responsible for …
Thu., July 4, 2013
Cambodia honors Positive Life Radio
For 14 years, listeners of Positive Life Radio have supported the station’s Rice for Cambodia campaign. In May, that generosity was recognized by the Cambodian government. Program director Ernest Beck …
Thu., Jan. 8, 2009
Khmer Rouge victims still await justice
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia – Thirty years after the fall of the Khmer Rouge, the specter of the murderous regime still haunted Cambodia on Wednesday as victims remembered the countless dead …