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The Irish Times
Angelina Jolie again shows precisely what she's capable ofa goodwill ambassador for the UN. Ung (as essayed by the remarkable Sareum Sre
The Irish Times / Posted 15 hours ago
a goodwill ambassador for the UN. Ung (as essayed by the remarkable Sareum Srey Moch) is the five-year-old daughter of a Cambodian government official (a nuanced Phoeung Kompheak). As the Khmer Rouge’s campaign of genocide begins, Ung and her... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Journalists’ Forum Assam Concerned about Cambodian Crackdownmore than 24 years of independent journalism. The power to tax is the power to
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
more than 24 years of independent journalism. The power to tax is the power to destroy. And after 24 years and 15 days, the Cambodian government has destroyed the newspaper that has been regarded a special and singular part Cambodia’s free press,”... Read more
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NZCity
Former Cambodian opposition leader calls for sanctions against country's leadersChina provided assistance, he said Cambodia and its Government still heavily re
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
China provided assistance, he said Cambodia and its Government still heavily relied on aid from Western countries. "The Cambodian Government budget is financed for up 40 per cent by assistance from the West, and also Cambodia industries rely on... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Former Cambodian opposition leader calls for sanctions against country's leadersChina provided assistance, he said Cambodia and its Government still heavily re
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
China provided assistance, he said Cambodia and its Government still heavily relied on aid from Western countries. "The Cambodian Government budget is financed for up 40 per cent by assistance from the West, and also Cambodia industries rely on... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
US suspension on visas for senior officials puts Cambodia in retaliation modeto Radio Free Asia, the ministry said it was “surprised” at the decision to den
Asian Correspondent / Posted 6 days ago
to Radio Free Asia, the ministry said it was “surprised” at the decision to deny visas to senior members of the Cambodian government, denying accusations that it has ended cooperation with US efforts to repatriate Cambodian nationals... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cambodia voices regret over US visa banPHNOM PENH: The Cambodian government issued a statement Thursday criticising Wa
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
PHNOM PENH: The Cambodian government issued a statement Thursday criticising Washington's decision to suspend visas for certain Foreign Ministry officials as "unreasonable". The reaction came a day after the US Embassy said it has discontinued the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
‘No sign’ of Yingluck in Cambodiaex-prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra pulled off a car-switching dash for the C
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
ex-prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra pulled off a car-switching dash for the Cambodian border on Aug 23. (File photos) Cambodian government officials have again denied claims that former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra fled her country via... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Violence can erupt in Cambodia without warning: US warns citizensguarantees, including respect for his parliamentary immunity". He also express
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
guarantees, including respect for his parliamentary immunity". He also expressed concern over recent measures by the Cambodian government that have led to the closure of a US non-governmental organisation and media companies, including vocal... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
5 signs of Cambodia’s ‘descent into outright dictatorship’Clampdown on freedom of press It is not only The Cambodia Daily that has come
Asian Correspondent / Posted 10 days ago
Clampdown on freedom of press It is not only The Cambodia Daily that has come under fire from the authorities. The Cambodian government has used allegations of bureaucratic misdemeanours against many targets in its recent crackdown. In... Read more
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The Courier
Cambodia crosses red line to 'outright dictatorship'suddenly the deal is sending refugees to a dictatorship. Is that acceptable to
The Courier / Posted 12 days ago
suddenly the deal is sending refugees to a dictatorship. Is that acceptable to the Australian people?" Almost every day a Cambodian government-aligned website, Fresh News, whips up sentiment, publishing unsubstantiated claims that opposition... Read more
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The Star
Donaco looks beyond Vietnam and Cambodiapartnership will be done following a revenue-share model,” Lim says. Donaco al
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
partnership will be done following a revenue-share model,” Lim says. Donaco already has an online gaming license from the Cambodian government. He adds that Donaco also aims to develop social gaming platform by early 2018, to benefit from the... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -government allegations of unpaid taxes. We fear this is but the beginning of a
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 14 days ago
government allegations of unpaid taxes. We fear this is but the beginning of a crackdown by an increasingly repressive Cambodian government on the free press. This sad development is also part of what seems to be a trend of repression among... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cambodia to help legalise workers in Thailandillegal migrant workers in Thailand proper documents, during a meeting in Phnom
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 15 days ago
illegal migrant workers in Thailand proper documents, during a meeting in Phnom Penh on Tuesday. (Khmer Times photo) The Cambodian government will send 360 officials to Thailand to implement a 100-day campaign to give illegal migrant workers... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Cambodia tells US to back off after charging opposition leaderan independent country. We want to stand on our own feet. We don’t need someone
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
an independent country. We want to stand on our own feet. We don’t need someone to tell us to do this or do that,” said Cambodian government spokesperson Phay Siphan. The Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Tuesday (5 Sep) charged opposition leader... Read more
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Boston Globe
Cambodia Charges Opposition Leader Kem Sokha With TreasonThayer, an emeritus professor of politics at the University of New South Wales
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
Thayer, an emeritus professor of politics at the University of New South Wales in Canberra, Australia, said the Cambodian government seemed to be using laws as weapons to bring down the opposition before the elections. “The current... Read more
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NZCity
Australian speech the key 'treason' evidence against Cambodian opposition leaderleader in Melbourne four years ago is now being used against him as evidence of
NZCity / Posted 16 days ago
leader in Melbourne four years ago is now being used against him as evidence of a CIA-backed conspiracy to topple the Cambodian Government. The arrest is part of a wider crackdown on critics ahead of an election next year that — if even... Read more
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Daily Mail
Stunning photos from ABC cameraman show horrors of the Vietnam Warwith the world to show how our media correspondents and crews had covered the w
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
with the world to show how our media correspondents and crews had covered the war.' Pictured is a victim of a massacre by Cambodian government troops. Ethnic Vietnamese living in Cambodia were blamed by the Lon Nol government for its mistakes in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australian speech the key 'treason' evidence against Cambodian opposition leaderleader in Melbourne four years ago is now being used against him as evidence of
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
leader in Melbourne four years ago is now being used against him as evidence of a CIA-backed conspiracy to topple the Cambodian Government. Key points: The arrest is part of a wider crackdown on critics ahead of an election next year that —... Read more
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International Business Times
Cambodia's opposition leader charged with treason for allegedly conspiring with US Party, was charged with "colluding with foreigners" and accused of conspiring w
International Business Times / Posted 16 days ago
Party, was charged with "colluding with foreigners" and accused of conspiring with US authorities to bring down the Cambodian government. "The act of secret collusion with foreigners is an act of treason," the Phnom Penh Municipal Court... Read more
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BBC News
Treason charge for Cambodian opposition leader accused of US plotthe country's increasingly authoritarian rule. Kem Sokha has been accused of c
BBC News / Posted 16 days ago
the country's increasingly authoritarian rule. Kem Sokha has been accused of colluding with the US to conspire against the Cambodian government. If found guilty, he faces up to 30 years in jail. Kem Sokha's arrest on Sunday was the latest in a... Read more
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DW
Cambodia opposition leader charged with treason, espionage |for over three decades - the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) politician f
DW / Posted 16 days ago
for over three decades - the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) politician faces between 15 and 30 years in prison. The Cambodian government claims to have video footage that provides proof of "secret plans of a conspiracy between Kem Sokha,... Read more
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NZCity
Cambodia Daily newspaper boss blocked from leaving country amid crackdown on criticsin the taxation matter. "The power to tax is the power to destroy ... and afte
NZCity / Posted 17 days ago
in the taxation matter. "The power to tax is the power to destroy ... and after 24 years, one month and 15 days, the Cambodian Government has destroyed The Cambodia Daily, a special and singular part of Cambodia's free press," the newspaper... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Cambodia Daily newspaper boss blocked from leaving country amid crackdown on criticsin the taxation matter. "The power to tax is the power to destroy ... and afte
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
in the taxation matter. "The power to tax is the power to destroy ... and after 24 years, one month and 15 days, the Cambodian Government has destroyed The Cambodia Daily, a special and singular part of Cambodia's free press," the newspaper... Read more
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DW
Cambodia Daily newspaper closes amid crackdown by 'outright dictatorship' |the figure, describing it as astronomical. "The power to tax is the power to d
DW / Posted 17 days ago
the figure, describing it as astronomical. "The power to tax is the power to destroy. And after 24 years and 15 days, the Cambodian government has destroyed The Cambodia Daily, a special and singular part of Cambodia's free press," the newspaper... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Cambodia: Opposition leader arrested, newspaper shut by govtpower to tax is the power to destroy,” said a statement from the Cambodia Daily
Asian Correspondent / Posted 17 days ago
power to tax is the power to destroy,” said a statement from the Cambodia Daily on Sunday. “After 24 years and 15 days, the Cambodian government has destroyed The Cambodia Daily, a special and singular part of Cambodia’s free press.” Many readers... Read more
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Boston Globe
Cambodia arrests opposition leader, forces newspaper to closeto destroy,” the newspaper said in a statement to the news media on Sunday. “An
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
to destroy,” the newspaper said in a statement to the news media on Sunday. “And after 24 years one month and 15 days, the Cambodian government has destroyed The Cambodia Daily, a special and singular part Cambodia’s free press.” The newspaper was... Read more
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BBC News
Cambodian government closes newspaper after tax row - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
BBC News / Posted 18 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Cambodian government closes newspaper after tax... Read more
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Reuters
Main Cambodian opposition leader arrested, paper shuts as crackdown growsdid not directly address Hun Sen’s accusations against the United States. Naue
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
did not directly address Hun Sen’s accusations against the United States. Nauert also highlighted recent steps by the Cambodian government against independent media and civil society, saying they “raise serious questions about the government’s... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Independent Cambodian paper shuts in face of tax demandtaxes by Monday. "It will cease publication as of September 4, 2017," the news
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 18 days ago
taxes by Monday. "It will cease publication as of September 4, 2017," the newspaper said. "After 24 years and 15 days, the Cambodian government has destroyed The Cambodia Daily, a special and singular part of Cambodia's free press." The... Read more
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The Manila Times
Cambodia Daily to close following tax row with governmentsaid was politically motivated. “The power to tax is the power to destroy. And
The Manila Times / Posted 18 days ago
said was politically motivated. “The power to tax is the power to destroy. And after 24 years, one month and 15 days, the Cambodian government has destroyed The Cambodia Daily, a special and singular part of Cambodia’s free press,” the newspaper... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Cambodia Daily to close following tax row with governmentsaid was politically motivated. “The power to tax is the power to destroy. And
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
said was politically motivated. “The power to tax is the power to destroy. And after 24 years, one month and 15 days, the Cambodian government has destroyed The Cambodia Daily, a special and singular part of Cambodia’s free press,” the newspaper... Read more
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Aljazeera
Cambodia Daily to close after tax row with governmentsaid was politically motivated. "The power to tax is the power to destroy. And
Aljazeera / Posted 18 days ago
said was politically motivated. "The power to tax is the power to destroy. And after 24 years, one month and 15 days, the Cambodian government has destroyed The Cambodia Daily, a special and singular part of Cambodia's free press," the newspaper... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Saving Angkor Wat: Japanese historian honored for worktheir master’s degrees, all of whom have returned to Cambodia and served as sen
Pilipino Star / Posted 19 days ago
their master’s degrees, all of whom have returned to Cambodia and served as senior government officials. For his work, the Cambodian government awarded him the Royal Order of Sahametrei (Grand Officer) by His Majesty King Norodom Sihanouk in 1998,... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
In Cambodia, A Crackdown On Independent Media Threatens A Respected Dailyand harassment of independent news sources that coincides with the run to the 2
KPBS San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
and harassment of independent news sources that coincides with the run to the 2018 elections." Lansing called on the Cambodian government "to reverse this decision to muzzle objective sources of news and to allow all impacted stations to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cambodia to promote Phnom Penh noodle soupin Phnom Penh on April 10, 2017. The Cambodian capital plans to promote noddle
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 20 days ago
in Phnom Penh on April 10, 2017. The Cambodian capital plans to promote noddle soup to the world. (Reuters photo) The Cambodian government plans to build up the brand name of Phnom Penh kuyteav, to make the popular noodle soup dish well-known... Read more
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Ekklesia
Human Rights Watch condemns 'onslaught' on media and rights groups in CambodiaThe Cambodian government should end its escalating campaign of politically-moti
Ekklesia / Posted 26 days ago
The Cambodian government should end its escalating campaign of politically-motivated harassment, intimidation and legal action against the media, non-governmental groups, and human rights defenders, Human Rights Watch said yesterday (25 August... Read more
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The Star
Cambodia accuses U.S. of political interference, calls U.S. democracy 'bloody and brutal'from the U.S. embassy in Phnom Penh questioned whether Cambodia was a democracy
The Star / Posted 28 days ago
from the U.S. embassy in Phnom Penh questioned whether Cambodia was a democracy. In an open letter on Thursday, the Cambodian government asked whether the United States was "coming to Cambodia to help or hinder the Khmer people" and blamed... Read more
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Reuters
Cambodia accuses U.S. of political interference, calls U.S. democracy 'bloody and brutal'from the U.S. embassy in Phnom Penh questioned whether Cambodia was a democracy
Reuters / Posted 28 days ago
from the U.S. embassy in Phnom Penh questioned whether Cambodia was a democracy. In an open letter on Thursday, the Cambodian government asked whether the United States was "coming to Cambodia to help or hinder the Khmer people" and blamed... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Pro-democracy NGO ‘saddened’ by Cambodia’s decision to close office, expel staffhave been transparent in our work, and have made every attempt to comply with t
Asian Correspondent / Posted 28 days ago
have been transparent in our work, and have made every attempt to comply with the law. It is our sincere hope the Cambodian government will review its decision.” An NDI instructor delivers training on women’s political empowerment in... Read more
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BBC News
Cambodia leader tells critics to pay up, or pack uppretext to "silence perceived opponents" was a "subtle technique" also used in
BBC News / Posted 28 days ago
pretext to "silence perceived opponents" was a "subtle technique" also used in Hungary, Russia, Turkey and Venezuela. The Cambodian government denies the cases are political and points to the considerable freedom critical journalists have in the... Read more
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dna
Cambodia orders U.S.-funded group to leave in new anti-American movePeople's Party. At a regular news briefing in Washington, U.S. State Departmen
dna / Posted 29 days ago
People's Party. At a regular news briefing in Washington, U.S. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said recent Cambodian government actions curtailing freedom of the press and civil society were "troubling." As well the NDI order, she... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Apsara offshore Cambodia moves closer to developmentup to 24 months to produce first oil. Under the formalized terms, a 5% partici
Offshore Magazine / Posted 29 days ago
up to 24 months to produce first oil. Under the formalized terms, a 5% participating interest in block A transfers to the Cambodian government and will be held by the General Department of State Property and Non Tax Revenue of the Ministry of... Read more
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The Star
Cambodia orders U.S.-funded group to leave in new anti-American movethe ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP). "The decision to shut down the NDI
The Star / Posted 29 days ago
the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP). "The decision to shut down the NDI raises a fundamental question: Is the Cambodian government committed to democracy? Share your views below!" the embassy said on its Facebook page. Of more than... Read more
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Reuters
Cambodia orders U.S.-funded group to leave in new anti-American movethe ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP). "The decision to shut down the NDI
Reuters / Posted 29 days ago
the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP). "The decision to shut down the NDI raises a fundamental question: Is the Cambodian government committed to democracy? Share your views below!" the embassy said on its Facebook page. Of more than... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cambodia, KrisEnergy sign deal to develop offshore oil fieldto sustain economic growth." According to the agreement, KrisEnergy will own a
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 29 days ago
to sustain economic growth." According to the agreement, KrisEnergy will own a 95% interest in the field while the Cambodian government will own the rest. The first phase of development of the Apsara field will start with a single... Read more
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Daily Mail
103-old Cambodian woman survives Khmer Rouge to become US citizenfor themselves in the countryside and farmers were often too terrified to help
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
for themselves in the countryside and farmers were often too terrified to help them adapt. Anyone linked to the former Cambodian government, filmmakers, writers and anyone deemed to be intellectual deserved to be killed in the eyes of... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cambodia shuts down US-funded NGO, expels staffPHNOM PENH - The Cambodian government announced Wednesday it has ordered the US
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 29 days ago
PHNOM PENH - The Cambodian government announced Wednesday it has ordered the US-based National Democratic Institute closed and its foreign staff to leave the country within seven days. The action comes less than a week after leaked documents... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Apology reverses ejection of groupa follow-up to a 2013 report on the same subject. The website says the group "
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
a follow-up to a 2013 report on the same subject. The website says the group "has been granted unique permission by the Cambodian government to conduct investigations, perform raids, make arrests and rescue victims of sex trafficking alongside... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Cambodian newspaper faces closure by Hun Sen governmentTHE Cambodia Daily newspaper has been threatened with closure by the Cambodian
Asian Correspondent / Posted 29 days ago
THE Cambodia Daily newspaper has been threatened with closure by the Cambodian government if it does not pay a US$6.4 million tax bill by September 4. Prime Minister Hun Sen’s government is presiding over a crackdown on political opposition, civil... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Cambodia rescinds expulsion of US charity workers2013 report on the same subject. The website says the group, also known as AIM
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 30 days ago
2013 report on the same subject. The website says the group, also known as AIM, "has been granted unique permission by the Cambodian government to conduct investigations, perform raids, make arrests and rescue victims of sex trafficking alongside... Read more
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