Cambodia Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Has Australia's Plan to Resettle Asylum Seekers in Cambodia Already Ended in Failure?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Time

    A man rides a motorcycle past a house that is used to temporarily house asylum seekers sent from a South Pacific detention centre, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia August 31, 2015. Cambodia said Monday that the country had no plans to accept any more asylum seekers being held in Australian immigration detention on the Pacific island of Nauru.

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  2. No more Nauru refugees, Cambodia saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Bangkok Post

    Women ride a motorcycle past a house that is used to temporarily house asylum seekers sent from a South Pacific detention centre, in Phnom Penh, Aug 31. Cambodia said on Monday it did not intend to accept any more refugees from the detention centre under an agreement with Australia. PHNOM PENH/SYDNEY - Cambodia said on Monday it did not intend to accept any more refugees from a South Pacific detention centre under an agreement with Australia, dealing a blow to the controversial resettlement scheme criticised by rights groups.

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  3. On Native GroundIRAN'S Future Will Be Decided by IraniansRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | American Reporter

    It's been a good week for evil. It started with a phrase in a New York Times story this past Sunday that has stuck in my head.

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  4. Dutton plays down fresh doubts on $55m Cambodia dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | ABC News

    Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has played down reports Cambodia does not want to settle more refugees as part of its transfer deal with Australia. Four people were transferred from Nauru to the South-East Asian nation in June in an arrangement costing Australia more than $55 million, but a Cambodian ministry spokesman has reportedly said the fewer refugees the country receives, the better.

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  5. Two girls aged 7, 14 drown in KratieRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | Pnompenh Post

    ... after being pulled underwater by strong currents in a river. A report from the WHO published last year showed that Cambodia has one of the highest child mortality rates from drowning in the region, with 723 deaths for 4.64 million children in 2012. ...

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  6. A 'unique Khmer family'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Pnompenh Post

    Opposition leader Sam Rainsy talks to Cambodian supporters at a function in Sydney on Saturday during part of an Australia visit with deputy leader Kem Sokha. Photo supplied In an apparent defence of his frequent absence from the Kingdom, opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party president Sam Rainsy said that visiting Cambodians in wealthy Western countries such as France or Australia was just as important as visiting them in Cambodia itself.

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  7. 'Sorcerer' slaying examinedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Pnompenh Post

    Three men pose for a photograph at a local police station in Kampong Chhnang province after they were arrested for the murder of a neighbour they accused of practising sorcery. National police Three people in Oddar Meanchey province will be questioned today over the alleged premeditated murder of a "gentle" 60-year-old woman accused by a local family of practising sorcery, police said yesterday.

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  8. Twenty-two accused of phone fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Pnompenh Post

    Chinese nationals sit at a local police station in Svay Rieng on Saturday after being arrested on suspicion of extortion. NATIONAL POLICE Twenty-two Chinese nationals were arrested on Saturday in Svay Rieng province on suspicion of operating a phone-based fraud ring, according to police.

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  9. Cambodia Press-Railway families file complaint against Adb bank - Cambodia DailyRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | Reuters

    Another group of families living along Cambodia's dilapidated railway tracks is filing a complaint with the compliance review panel of the Asian Development Bank , accusing the lender of failing to abide by its own resettlement policies, the Cambodia Daily reported, citing the complaint. NOTE: Reuters has not verified this story and does not vouch for its accuracy.

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  10. PM talks up Cambodia amid deal concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Age

    Prime Minister Tony Abbott is talking up Cambodia's good global citizen credentials amid signs that Phnom Penh's enthusiasm has waned over the refugee resettlement deal with Australia. The first four refugees arrived in June, after Cambodia received a $40 million aid sweetener and Australia allocated an extra $15.5 million for resettlement costs.

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  11. 'The Storm Makers' puts Cambodia's sex-trafficking under spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Star Online

    ... filming human trafficking victims and traffickers in the impoverished Southeast Asian nation. A chilling expose of Cambodia's human trafficking underworld, the film depicts the lives of women like Aya who have returned from a life of slavery abroad, ...

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  12. another cock-up disguised as a SNAFU...Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | Your Democracy

    It appears Australia has got the green light to resettle refugees in Cambodia despite strong criticism from refugee and human rights advocates. Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen has revealed that plans are already well advanced to send 1000 people from Australian detention centres to Cambodia but he has insisted that refugees not be sent against their will.

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  13. Zones 'should not be rivals'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Bangkok Post

    Direct competition between Cambodia's Koh Kong SEZ and that in Khlong Yai would hinder economic flows between the two border provinces, IEAT urged. CHANAT KATANYU The Industrial Estate Authority of Thailand is being urged to find ways to cooperate with Koh Kong Special Economic Zone in Cambodia to ensure the presence of Trat's SEZ in Khlong Yai district will generate maximum benefits for the two neighbouring countries.

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  14. Foreign Minister Julie Bishop refutes claims Australia's $55...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Daily Mail

    Foreign Minister Julie Bishop refutes claims Australia's $55 million plan to resettle hundreds of refugees in Cambodia has fallen through Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has played down claims that Australia's $55 million operation to relocate hundreds of refugees from Nauru to Cambodia has fallen through. The controversial arrangement allows the Cambodian government to decide how many refugees they will resettle while still receiving $40 million as a development aid from Australian taxpayers.

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  15. Post your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Bangkok Post

    Our second of a six-part series on special economic zones looks at the planned development of the SEZ in Trat province, which borders Cambodia. Wichan Khantuwarn, 65, a native of Trat, has felt uneasy since he learned of the government's decision to set up special economic zones and name the small, easternmost province as one of 10 designated areas.

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  16. Revealed: The video evidence that helped free a British man from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Daily Mail

    Revealed: The video evidence that helped free a British man from Cambodian jail where he was being held on rape charge This is the video footage which helped free a British man who was arrested in Cambodia for the alleged rape of an English traveller. Nick Laycock, 25, from Slough, was held in prison for two days for allegedly raping a 22-year-old woman at the Arcadia backpackers' guest house in Kampot, southern Cambodia.

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  17. Burden of Economic Hope on Uttama's ShouldersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Nation

    The public seems to have pinned much hope on new Information and Communications Technology Minister Uttama Savanayana, a fresh face in the Cabinet handpicked by the head of the new economic team, Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak. Uttama is known as a close aide of Somkid.

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  18. Cambodia's infamous S-21 prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Jerusalem Post

    A tourist looks at skulls and bones of more than 8,000 victims of the Khmer Rouge regime displayed at Choeung Ek, a "Killing Fields" site located on the outskirts of Phnom Penh July 2, 2015. . Forty years ago, in August of 1975, the Communist Party of Cambodia the Khmer Rouge turned a high school into a death camp called S-21.

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  19. Top woman leader of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge dies at 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... health problems. He said Buddhist funeral rites would be held at her family's hometown of Pailin in northwestern Cambodia, with a cremation scheduled for Monday. "I don't have many words to say, but we lost a good mother today,'' Ieng Vuth said by ...

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  20. $55 million Australian operation to resettle refugees in Cambodia falls throughRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Daily Mail

    The controversial arrangement allows the Cambodian government to decide how many refugees they will resettle while still receiving $40 million as a development aid from Australian taxpayers. 'We don't have any plans to import more refugees from Nauru to Cambodia,' Interior Ministry spokesman Khieu Sopheak, told The Cambodia Daily .

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