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Heavenly emissaries Royal Ballet of Cambodia descend on Long Beach
Twenty-four years ago, the Classical Dance Company of Cambodia astounded audiences at the Los Angeles Festival with its ritual dances and stories of fantastical demons and mythical goddesses.(10/18/2014 9:14:33 AM)
Cambodia's 1st genocide trial to show brutal rule led to deaths
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia – The first trial on charges of genocide against Cambodia's brutal 1970s Khmer Rouge regime opened Friday with a prosecutor saying it will show that Cambodians were enslaved in inhumane conditions that led to the deaths of 1.7 million people from starvation, disease and execution.(10/17/2014 2:53:47 AM)
Record bust in Cambodia signals Thai dollar counterfeiting boom
By Prak Chan Thul and Andrew R.C. Marshall BATTAMBANG Cambodia (Reuters) - Brigadier General Sar Theth is the police chief of Battambang, a languid riverside town in western Cambodia. You could also call him the seven million dollar man. On Sept. 19, Sar Theth's officers tracked three Thai men in a pick-up truck as it passed through a remote border checkpoint from Thailand. When the truck ...(10/12/2014 6:36:58 PM)
Cambodia detains 3 after journalist is killed
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodian police said Monday that they have detained three men, including a timber trader, believed to be linked to the weekend shooting death of a local journalist who was investigating illegal logging in the country's east.(10/13/2014 3:00:38 AM)
Cambodia rescuing captive bears
More bears have been seized in Cambodia than anywhere else in Asia in the ongoing fight to save animals destined for bile farms.(10/13/2014 8:05:31 AM)
Cambodia's Khmer Rouge leader says conviction a 'fairy tale'
A former Khmer Rouge leader branded his conviction for crimes against humanity a "child's fairy tale" at a UN-backed court in Cambodia Friday, as he faced further charges of genocide, forced marriage and rape.(10/17/2014 6:42:32 AM)
Cambodia land grab victims seek ICC 'crimes against humanity' probe
Victims of land grabs by Cambodia's "ruling elite" called on Tuesday for the International Criminal Court to probe their mass evictions as a crime against humanity.(10/6/2014 8:08:57 PM)
Khmer Rouge defense lawyers boycott Cambodia genocide trial
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia - Defence lawyers for two ex-Khmer Rouge leaders said Saturday, October 18, they would boycott a new genocide trial until they appealed the pair's earlier conviction, in a move which threatens to delay an already lengthy case. In August, Nuon Chea, 88, known as "Brother Number Two", ...(10/18/2014 4:46:13 AM)
Trial opens to judge ex-Khmer Rouge on genocide
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The first trial weighing charges of genocide against Cambodia's brutal 1970s Khmer Rouge regime opened Friday with a prosecutor saying it will show that Cambodians were enslaved in inhumane conditions that led to the deaths of 1.7 million people from starvation, disease and execution.(10/17/2014 5:05:52 AM)
Cambodia, Australia set to sign controversial refugee deal
Cambodia said Wednesday it would sign an agreement to resettle Australia-bound refugees on its soil, despite opposition from rights groups to the rerouting of asylum-seekers to one of Southeast Asia's poorest nations.(9/24/2014 5:04:09 AM)
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