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2 hrs ago | Fox News

Ahead of landmark verdict, Cambodians of 2 generations ponder justice for Khmer Rouge crimes

Khieu Samphan, 83, the regime's head of state, and Nuon Chea, 88, right-hand man of the group's late leader, Pol Pot, were tried for crimes against humanity.

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2 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

Justice delayed is pondered in Cambodia

In this July 28, 2014, photo, Sok Sambour, 25, works as a receptionist at a hotel after graduating from accounting school.

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2 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

Justice delayed is pondered in Cambodia

Khieu Samphan, 83, the regime's head of state, and Nuon Chea, 88, right-hand man of the group's late leader, Pol Pot, were tried for crimes against humanity.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Prison

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Pnompenh Post

Remains of monument a reminder of long-gone era

For half a century, a colossal bronze monument marked the end of Monivong Boulevard, directly in front of today's French Embassy in Phnom Penh.

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Philadelphia Weekly

PW's Weekend Picks: Aug. 1-3

Arch Enemy Arts What will the future look like and how will it change us? Arch Enemy Arts invites you to check out 13 artists' views on ways future technology will change mankind in Heart of Wires, the second part of their two-exhibit showing.

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Pnompenh Post

Flood warnings for Mekong

Heavy rains may cause dangerous flooding along the upper parts of the Mekong River in Cambodia in the coming days, a senior official at the Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology warned yesterday.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, Southeast Asia, World News, Meteorology, Science, Weather,

Pattaya Mail

Vietnam investment delegation visits Pattaya

Vietnam provincial administrators discussed investment opportunities along the Ho Chi Minh City-Phnom Penh-Bangkok route at a dinner with Pattaya officials July 21. Deputy Mayor Ronakit Ekasingh and Tourism Promotion chief Onwara Gorapin welcomed Thailand consul-general to Ho Chi Minh City Ponpimon Suwannapongse and the delegation from the southern ... (more)

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Pnompenh Post

Two busted for alleged rape, detention of girl

Two private security guards will be sent to Phnom Penh Municipal Court today after being arrested on Wednesday on suspicion of raping a child, police said yesterday.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Asian Correspondent

Kek appointment 'best thing for Cambodia politics since fall of Khmer Rouge'

A well-known human rights campaigner has been appointed to Cambodia's National Election Committee - and the impacts could be huge.

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Xinhuanet

Chinese tourists to Cambodia's Angkor heritage site up 17 pct in first half

The number of Chinese visitors to Cambodia's Angkor Wat temple, one of the World Heritage Sites, has reached 161,700 in the first six months of this year, a 17 percent rise over the same period last year, an official data showed Friday.

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Related Topix: Travel, Southeast Asia, Asia Travel, World News, Cambodia Travel, Angkor, Cambodia Travel, Siem Reap, Cambodia Travel

Pattaya Mail

Mekong countries seal partnerships with South Korea

The foreign ministers of Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam, Thailand have agreed to foster cooperation and partnership with South Korea at the 4th Mekong-Republic of Korea Foreign Ministers' Meeting in Seoul on July 29. After the meeting, Sihasak Phuangketkeow, Permanent Secretary for Foreign Affairs who is acting Thai foreign minister, said the ... (more)

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Voice of America

At Khmer Rouge Court, Long-Awaited Verdict Approaches

Buddhist monks gather at a memorial stupa with bones of more than 8,000 victims of the Khmer Rouge regime at Choeung Ek, a "Killing Fields" site located on the outskirts of Phnom Penh, Cambodia, April 17, 2014.

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South China Morning Post

Drug-resistant malaria parasites in SE Asia threaten fight against disease

A villager sits beneath a mosquito net in a village in Pailin, Cambodia. When used properly, insecticide-treated bed nets can reduce the chance of malarial infection in malaria endemic hot-zones.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Malaria, Health, Southeast Asia, World News

Deseret News

LDS Church continues to grow in Cambodia

Elder Kory Stevens, left, served an LDS mission in Cambodia from 2008-2010. He now teaches Cambodian at the Missionary Training Center in Provo and attends BYU.

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Pnompenh Post

Give the deal a chance

Regarding the Phnom Penh Post article "Agreement a tough sell" published on July 24: It takes guts and wisdom for a leader to go sometimes against the tide of public opinion, especially that of his own supporters.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Hun Sen, Opinion

Bega District News

Cambodian school trip a lesson in philanthropy

Bega High teacher Cheryl Atkinson, and students Rhys Davies and Annie Fitzer show off the two paintings they are raffling for organisations in Cambodia and Vietnam.

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Bangkok Post

Thai bus firm to expand into Cambodia

Kruewan Wongrakmit, managing director of Nakhonchai Air Co, said he hoped to launch new services on routes between Bangkok and Siem Reap and Bangkok and Phnom Penh, and another from Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh City, early next year.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Cravenherald.co.uk

Sutton villagers to recognise 11 fallen soldiers

A CENTURY after the outbreak of the First World War, a plaque bearing the names of 11 fallen servicemen is to be unveiled on the Sutton-in-Craven war memorial at a ceremony on Sunday.

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CNN

And the world's best city is ...

Readers of Travel + Leisure magazine have voted for their favorite city destinations in an annual survey.

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Examiner.com

Cambodian film crew spooked by paranormal activity

A film crew working on a new television series about the "traditional Khmer musical instruments" in Cambodia claims paranormal activity put everyone on edge.

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