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  1. US first lady urges Cambodian students to seek more freedomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Erie Times News

    U.S. first lady Michelle Obama hugs Sohang Vean, a student at a local high school she was visiting, Saturday, March 21, 2015, on the outskirts of Siem Reap, Cambodia. Mrs. Obama is in Cambodia to promote the education initiative "Let Girls Learn," which was launched to lift barriers that block more than 62 million girls around the world from attending school.

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  2. First lady urges Cambodian students to seek more freedomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    U.S. first lady Michelle Obama, center left, and Bun Rany, the first lady of Cambodia, center right, arrive to meet with students at a local high school, Saturday, March 21, 2015, on the outskirts of Siem Reap, Cambodia. SIEM REAP, Cambodia>> Michelle Obama urged Cambodian students to finish their education and speak up to demand greater freedoms and more equality on a landmark visit to a Southeast Asian country that has been ruled by an authoritarian strongman for decades.

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  3. Share your personal course pictures.Read the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Sand Trap

    ... ng your ball flight The single hardest course I have ever played the Faldo designed Angkor Golf Resort in Siem Reap Cambodia. This is the 13th hole. There many bunkers

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  4. First Lady urges Cambodian students to seek more freedoms, education, equalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | TBD.com

    Michelle Obama on Saturday urged Cambodian students to finish their education, follow their dreams and speak up to demand greater freedoms and more equality in their Southeast Asian country. The U.S. first lady did not explicitly criticize Cambodia's human rights record or its government, which has been ruled for 30 years by authoritarian strongman Hun Sen, the prime minister.

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  5. Mrs. Obama urges Cambodia girls stand up to authorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The China Post

    Michelle Obama called on schoolgirls to stay in school to push for equality and hold their leaders accountable on Saturday during the first trip by a sitting U.S. president's wife to Cambodia. The first lady is visiting Cambodia - ruled by strongman Prime Minister Hun Sen for the last thirty years - to highlight what she has described as a "crisis" in women's education with 62 million girls around the world denied schooling, primarily for economic or cultural reasons.

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  6. Michelle Obama: Girls worldwide 'richly deserve' educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Hill

    First Lady Michelle Obama on Saturday called on the international community to school its young women during her trip to Cambodia. "Let's work together to give girls worldwide the education they so richly deserve," she said of her visit on Twitter.

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  7. First Lady Obama Visits Cambodia for Education InitiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Boston.com

    U.S. first lady Michelle Obama visited Cambodia on Saturday to promote education initiative "Let Girls Learn".

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  8. Michelle Obama Meets With Cambodian StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Big News Network.com

    U.S. first lady Michelle Obama is in Cambodia where she spoke Saturday at a Peace Corps training event in the city of Siem Reap, home to Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat temple complex. The visit is part of a two-nation trip meant to highlight a new global women's education initiative.

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  9. U.S. first lady visits Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat TempleRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | Xinhuanet

    U.S. first lady Michelle Obama, the spouse of President of the United States Barack Obama, visited Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat Temple here on Saturday afternoon during her trip to the country to promote her " Let Girls Learn" global education initiative. Michelle is the "first sitting first lady to ever visit Cambodia," according to the White House, adding that Jacqueline Kennedy and Hillary Clinton visited Cambodia previously, but not while they were the first ladies.

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  10. U.S.first lady meets Cambodian female students, stressing importance of girls' educationRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | UAport

    U.S. First lady Michelle Obama on Saturday met Cambodian female students to stress the importance of girls' education. Michelle, along with Bun Rany, wife of Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, visited female students at Hun Sen Prasat Bakong High School here. "We met with a group of young girls.

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  11. Cambodia's Women Bloggers (Cloghers) Document Challenges of Rural LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Global Voices Online

    Rural voices in Cambodia are often left unheard in cyberspace. Thanks to the work of the Cambodian Center of Human Rights , a new project has been training and supporting new female bloggers hailing from rural communities across the country, where they can learn to tell their story online.

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  12. US First Lady urges Cambodian girls to hold leaders accountableRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Nation

    Michelle Obama called on schoolgirls to stay in school to push for equality and hold their leaders accountable on Saturday during the first trip by a sitting US president's wife to Cambodia. The First Lady is visiting Cambodia -- ruled by strongman Prime Minister Hun Sen for the last thirty years -- to highlight what she has described as a "crisis" in women's education with 62 million girls around the world denied schooling, primarily for economic or cultural reasons.

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  13. Ambassadors laud Xi's book on governance of ChinaRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Xinhuanet

    Chinese President Xi Jinping's book on governance enables the world to become better informed about China's development as well as its internal and foreign policies, ambassadors to China said in a series of interviews with Xinhua. "Xi Jinping: The Governance of China" contains speeches, answers to questions and instructions by Xi from Nov. 15, 2012 to June 13, 2014.

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  14. US first lady arrives in CambodiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Bangkok Post

    Upon arrival, she was welcomed by Bun Rany Hun Sen, Cambodia's first lady who is also chairwoman of the Cambodian Red Cross. A statement sent to the media by the US Embassy in Phnom Penh said Cambodia is one of the first 11 countries to be included in the Let Girls Learn Peace Corps initiative that Obama is championing.

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  15. Peter Dutton can 'play God' with refugees' livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Green Left Weekly

    ... violent public assaults being carried out against them. His contempt was similar for refugees facing transfer to Cambodia - where Australia plans to force families on Nauru to resettle - saying criticisms of the deal "have been lacking substance". ...

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  16. Human rights abuses rife in Cambodian garment factories, report saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Toronto Star

    Cambodian garment workers shop at a market during their lunch break in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. A New York-based human rights group said many women and children work in Cambodian garment factories for little pay in suboptimal conditions, and many suffer sexual abuse from their male bosses.

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  17. Caroline Kennedy target of death threats in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... ation initiative, according to the White House. She will visit Tokyo March 18-20, Kyoto on March 20, and Siem Reap, Cambodia, March 20-22.

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  18. Reality TV show sends fashion bloggers to work in sweatshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Examiner.com

    ... bloggers - Frida, Ludvig and Anniken - were taken from their privileged lives in Norway and flown to Phnom Penh, Cambodia, where they worked in a sweatshop for a month. Director Joakim Kleven explained that they weren't even able to film at most of ...

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  19. Naked and (in)famous: Public nudity making headlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Globe and Mail

    The sun rises behind Angkor Wat at the eastern site of Siem Reap province, some 230 kilometers northwest of Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Friday, March 20, 2015. The Cambodian government has recently deported several American and French tourists - all female - for taking naked pictures at Buddhist temples.

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  20. Michelle Obama Promoting Girls' Education In CambodiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Switched

    U.S. first lady Michelle Obama traveled Friday from Japan to Cambodia -- a journey from one of Asia's richest countries to one of its poorest -- as part of a campaign to help millions of girls around the world stay in school. Mrs. Obama arrived in the city of Siem Reap, home to Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat temple complex, where she planned to sightsee following activities Saturday focused on the U.S.-led education initiative "Let Girls Learn."

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