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Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama headed to Siem Reap
The first lady set to visit the city of Angkor Wat in March

KRT suspects

Khmer Rouge duo charged
Court goes after Meas Muth and Im Chaem despite gov't opposition

Quote of the day

Now Corp garment factory administrative manager Meth Veasna on the premier calling for private-sector employers to introduce literacy classes


New step towards adoptions

Young boys watch a television at an orphanage in Phnom Penh

Despite Cambodia’s unofficial freeze on inter-country adoptions, the Ministry of Social Affairs recently urged partner countries to reforge, in principle, their adoption partnerships with the Kingdom.

Refugee status on track for 13

A group of Montagnards pose for a photo during a meeting with the UN in Ratanakkiri

Just days after deporting dozens of Montagnard asylum seekers, government officials yesterday announced that a group who arrived in Cambodia in October have been unofficially deemed refugees, in a move analysts say is likely to anger close ally Vi

Report: rights not defended

A military policeman discharges his rifle during deadly clashes with protesters in Phnom Penh

The government has failed to meet its obligations in upholding civil and political rights, human rights groups have alleged.

Watchdogs bite back

Kouy Bunroeun talks to the media at the National Assembly

A coalition of monitors, whose findings bolstered the opposition’s claims of election fraud following the 2013 poll, have accused the CNRP of acquiescing to the ruling party at reform talks and crafting an election law arguably worse than the one

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State of Play

Should I stay or should I go?

His visa has expired and the government wont renew it but dogged environmental activist Alejandro Gonzalez-Davidson says he's going no where.

A gibbon at Phnom Thot

Fighting deforestation with eco-tourism

Eco-tourism plans a last resort to save a 6400-hectare patch of forest from illegal logging and wildlife poaching.

A health clinic in Sangke District

Mass Battambang HIV infection

The unlicensed 'doctor' at the centre of allegations over the mass HIV outbreak in Battambang's Sangke district has been charged murder and intentionally transmitting the virus.