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Meas Muth, a former navy chief of the Khmer Rouge and war-crimes suspect, smokes a cigarette at his house in Battambang province last week.

Meas Muth hosted Peace Corps volunteer
Family of war crimes suspect paid US funds for homestay

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Former Khmer Rouge Navy chief and accused war criminal Meas Muth on the good will he now feels towards the US as the reason why he took in a Peace Corps volunteer for a homestay

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CPP marks 64th anniversary

Prime Minister Hun Sen and President of the National Assembly Heng Samrin release doves yesterday in Phnom Penh during a ceremony marking the 64th anniversary of the Cambodian People’s Party.

In celebration of the 64th anniversary of the ruling Cambodian People’s Party, Prime Minister and newly elected party head Hun Sen employed a mixture of tried-and-true party talking points and more recent political promises, commending the CPP’s l

Archaeologists digging in search of common people

Pieces of sandstone that researchers think might have been used for a house mound discovered during a 2013 excavation

In Angkor Wat research, the focus has long been on temples and high society. A new project there is taking a different approach, laying the foundation for a new understanding of the iconic empire

Montagnard exodus on VN’s head: HRW

Six Montagnards pose for a photo in Ratanakkiri in January

Arbitrary arrests, beatings and torture, these are some of the crimes perpetrated by Vietnamese authorities that are driving ethnic Montagnards to flee to Cambodia, according to a Human Rights Watch study released yesterday.

The perilous path of the sorcerer

Even in the age of smartphones, belief in magic and the supernatural permeates Cambodian society – for better or worse

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Huge crowd for Cambodian World Cup qualifier

A packed house in Phnom Penh watch Singapore score a resounding victory.