A survivor from Kampot province opens up about her experience of forced marriage, rape and pregnancy during the Khmer Rouge. A new documentary, Breaking the Silence, features women finally speaking out in the face of enduring stigma.
The Bokor Mountain Lodge in Kampot was built in 1908, and still retains 95 percent of its original architecture. Photo supplied In a country steeped in historical treasures of a culture that spans across two millenia, ancient relics, temples and monasteries have been victims to looting, civil war, the wear and tear of time, and ignorance.
One of the many old French buildings in Battambang the government wants Unesco to help preserve. KT/Mai VireakOne of the many old French buildings in Battambang the government wants Unesco to help preserve.
Prime Minister Hun Sen cuts the ribbon to celebrate the opening of Hun Sen Boulevard, assisted by ING Holdings' Chairman Lok Oknha Ing Bun Hoaw. Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen officially opened the eponymous Hun Sen Boulevard in southern Phnom Penh yesterday, marking an important next step in the development of the capital's transport infrastructure.
"They have to pay a fine at market price or double the market price of the evidence," said Sar Sorin, a provincial FA official, citing Article 94 of Cambodia's Fishery Law. In this case, he said, the evidence was the trawlers themselves.