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  1. Cambodian Prince Norodom Ranariddh injured in head-on road crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Japan Times

    ... part despite widespread complaints that the poll will be neither free nor fair after the main opposition group, the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), was banned late last year. Hun Sen, the prime minister, who has been in power for 33 years, ...

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  2. Cambodian Prince Ranariddh, his wife got injured in road accident: policeRead the original story

    Saturday | Xinhuanet

    Cambodian Prince Norodom Ranariddh, president of Funcinpec Party, and his wife Ouk Phalla got injured in a road accident in southwestern Preah Sihanouk province on Sunday, a senior police official said. The accident took place at 9:00 a.m. local time in Prey Nop district, when their SUV hit head-on with another car driven in an opposite direction, said Gen.

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  3. Former Cambodian PM Ranariddh hurt in car crash; wife killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Penticton Herald

    Former Cambodian Prime Minister Prince Norodom Ranariddh has been seriously injured in a road crash that killed his wife and injured at least seven other people. A senior official from his FUNCINPEC political party said the 74-year-old Ranariddh was in a convoy Sunday along with senior party figures heading toward Sihanoukville in southwest Cambodia when a taxi travelling in the opposite direction slammed into his SUV.

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  4. 35 undocumented Nigerians, one Vietnamese arrested in CambodiaRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 16 | Xinhuanet

    Cambodian immigration police arrested 35 illegal Nigerian immigrants and a Vietnamese national during raids on their rented houses in Phnom Penh's Meanchey district on Saturday, a senior police official said. "They were caught for living in Cambodia illegally," Lieutenant General Uk Heisela, director of the General Department of Immigration 's investigation and procedure department, told Xinhua, adding that they could be deported to their birth country within a week.

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  5. Spotlight: Construction work on China-funded stadium in Cambodia in full swingRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 16 | Xinhuanet

    The construction on a China-aided new national stadium in Cambodia has gone full steam ahead of the project completion plan set by the end of 2020. At the site, hundreds of Cambodian and Chinese workers were working feverishly on their assigned duties although the weather was typically scorching in the Southeast Asian nation.

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  6. Enjoy the quiet charm of Cambodia's Kampong Cham provinceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | South China Morning Post

    Kampong Cham province has the Mekong River, temples, what was the longest bamboo bridge in the world and a relaxing rural vibe. The charming provincial capital of the same name is best explored by bicycle A gentle breeze wafts through the air bringing a welcome respite from the morning's clammy heat.

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  7. Thai PM calls on private sector to contribute to development of ACMECS countriesRead the original story

    Friday Jun 15 | Xinhuanet

    ... of mutual interests. The Thai leader said ACMECS economy has grown tremendously and the overall CLMVT countries (Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam and Thailand) economy has an average growth rate of about 6 to 8 percent per year, the highest growth ...

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  8. Hong Kong doctor's Cambodia mission to give sight to the blindRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | South China Morning Post

    ... is one of the masterminds behind an overseas charity scheme aimed at eradicating cataract blindness in Cambodia, the first of its kind under China's " Belt and Road Initiative " to boost trade and international ties. A total of 41 Hong Kong doctors, ...

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  9. Cambodian villagers refuse to leave flooded ancestral landsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | South China Morning Post

    A classroom at the Kbal Romeas village school, in Cambodia's Stung Treng province, after the floodgates of the Lower Sesan 2 Dam were closed in October to create a reservoir. Pictures: Thomas Cristofoletti Neang's family has been torn apart by the controversial Lower Sesan 2 Dam, a massive hydroelectric project on the Sesan River, a major tributary of the Mekong, in northeastern Cambodia.

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  10. Vietnam police to prosecute American for causing public disorder: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | The Japan Times

    ... an hour into a speech urging 16,000 garment factory workers to vote for the ruling party, Prime Minister Hun Sen of Cambodia revived the restless crowd by announc...

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  11. Development funding key focus of ACMECS leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | The Nation

    THE LEADERS of five countries in mainland Southeast Asia will today gather under the Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy to map out their five-year plan for development cooperation. It is the eighth summit of the group comprising Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam that was established in 2003 during the Thaksin Shinawatra administration.

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  12. SE Asia! Look to Wakanda for urban inspirationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | The Nation

    ... to the past. This harsh division of past and present has not always existed in the region. One need only to look to Cambodia's "Golden Age" of the 1960s as an example, when Cambodian architect Vann Molyvann fused building features of the Angkor ...

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  13. Netizen Report: New Cambodian Law Bans Journalists From Including "Personal Opinion" in ReportingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Slate Magazine

    ... , Mong Palatino , Inji Pennu , and Sarah Myers West contributed to this report. With elections approaching in July, Cambodia's National Election Committee has published a set of plans intended to monitor and control online news . A new ...

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  14. UN: Cambodian election curbs may smother debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Bangkok Post

    Garment workers welcome Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen during a rally in Kandal province, Cambodia, on May 30. PHNOM PENH: Vaguely worded Cambodian media rules could bring sweeping restrictions that prevent journalists reporting on controversial issues in the run-up to a general election, UN rights monitors warned on Friday. The government of veteran Prime Minister Hun Sen, who aims to extend his rule in the July 29 vote, has mounted a broad campaign against the opposition and dissent and said this month it was watching out for any online news that causes "instability".

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  15. Cambodian Court Postpones Trial of Australian Who Flew Drone at RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Voice of America

    Australia filmmaker James Ricketson, center, ) speaks to the media at the Supreme Court in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Jan. 17, 2018. A Cambodian court has delayed by one month the trial of an Australian filmmaker who was arrested one year ago for flying a drone at a campaign rally.

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  16. Cambodia warns against 'clean finger' election boycottRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Hun Sen's party says calling for a boycott of the July 29 poll could be met with criminal charges AFP/TANG CHHIN Sothy PHNOM PENH: Cambodia's ruling party on Friday threatened legal action against opposition figures leading a "clean finger campaign" that is encouraging voters to boycott a national election in July. The opposition has slammed the poll as a sham after their party was dissolved in a court ruling last year, a move that all but guarantees Prime Minister Hun Sen will extend his 33-year hold on power.

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  17. Hong Kong scientists say new research points to universal antibody drug for HIVRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | The Japan Times

    ... an hour into a speech urging 16,000 garment factory workers to vote for the ruling party, Prime Minister Hun Sen of Cambodia revived the restless crowd by announc... U.S. forces in South Korea are not subject to negotiations between North Korea and ...

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  18. Start of Cambodian trial of Australian filmmaker delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | 680News

    ... of any crime!" He was arrested in June last year after using a drone to film the final rally of the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party before local elections. The party has since been dissolved, as part of a sweeping crackdown on opposition ...

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  19. Cambodian curbs on election news could smother debate - U.N. warnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Reuters

    Vaguely worded Cambodian media rules could bring sweeping restrictions that prevent journalists reporting on controversial issues in the run-up to a general election, U.N. rights monitors warned on Friday. FILE PHOTO: United Nations Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Cambodia Rhona Smith attends a news conference at the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights in Phnom Penh, Cambodia October 19, 2016.

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  20. Sydney Harbour Bridge climb, getting management change, aims even higherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | The Japan Times

    ... an hour into a speech urging 16,000 garment factory workers to vote for the ruling party, Prime Minister Hun Sen of Cambodia revived the restless crowd by announc... U.S. forces in South Korea are not subject to negotiations between North Korea and ...

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