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Prak Chan Thul

After outcry, VICE removes images adding smiles to Khmer Rouge victims

Apr 11 2021

PHNOM PENH Cambodia condemned images published by U.S. media group VICE featuring newly colourised photographs of the Khmer Rouge "killing fields" victims, saying the images were an insult to the dead because some mugshots had been altered to add smiles.

Cambodia's dwindling fish stocks put spotlight on changing rivers

Mar 07 2021

PHNOM PENH Cambodian fisherman Tin Yusos tucks into a meal of the previous day's catch with his wife and granddaughter aboard a boat which doubles as their home moored by the banks of the Tonle Sap River.

Cambodia adopts China-style internet gateway amid opposition crackdown

Feb 17 2021

PHNOM PENH Cambodia's government has issued a decree establishing a China-style internet gateway that will allow online traffic to be controlled and monitored, prompting local concern that democratic freedoms could be under threat.

Cambodia releases activists detained over illegal logging protest

Feb 08 2021

PHNOM PENH Cambodian authorities on Monday released five environmental activists after they were detained for three days for protesting against illegal logging inside one of the country's biggest wildlife sanctuaries.

Coronavirus vaccines from China arrive in Cambodia

Feb 07 2021

PHNOM PENH, Feb 7 The first 600,000 doses of coronavirus vaccines donated by China to Cambodia arrived in Phnom Penh on Sunday by special plane, with the doses earmarked to vaccinate health workers and the military.

Cambodia court convenes for mass treason trial of opposition

Jan 14 2021

PHNOM PENH A court in Cambodia convened on Thursday for the treason trial of scores of opposition figures, one of a series of cases seen by activists as moves by the ruling party to sideline threats to its political monopoly.

Cambodia court convenes for mass trial of opposition

Jan 13 2021

PHNOM PENH A court in Cambodia convened on Thursday for the treason trial of scores of opposition figures, one of a series of cases seen by activists as moves by the ruling party to sideline threats to its political monopoly.

Cambodia court jails rappers for rhymes inciting crimes

Dec 22 2020

PHNOM PENH A Cambodian court convicted two rappers and sentenced them to up to a year and a half in prison on Tuesday on charges of incitement over their rhymes about social injustice and loss of sovereign territory.

Sister of missing Thai activist presents evidence in Cambodian court

Dec 08 2020

PHNOM PENH The sister of a missing Thai pro-democracy activist presented evidence to a Cambodian court on Tuesday that she said showed her brother was in the capital Phnom Penh at the time of his alleged abduction by unknown gunmen.

Buddhist prayer ceremony held in Cambodia for missing Thai activist

Dec 04 2020

PHNOM PENH The sister of a Thai pro-democracy activist who rights groups say was abducted by unknown gunmen in Cambodia called on Friday for authorities to solve the case after holding a Buddhist prayer ceremony to mark six months since his disappearance.

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