UNICEF urges Australia, Cambodia to protect rights of child refugees in Nauru – UN News Centre

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17 April 2015 – The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) raised concerns today regarding reported decisions by the Governments of Australia and Cambodia to start transferring refugees currently in an Australian-funded processing centre in Nauru to …
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Don’t blame Cambodia for Asean inaction on South China Sea – The Establishment Post

The Establishment PostAccusations against Cambodia made following the controversial 2012 Asean Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Phnom Penh fail to acknowledge the challenges that each member state faces with the rise of China. In 2012 all eyes were on Cambodia to see how it … and more – Read More

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Australia enlists Cambodia in drive to deter refugees – Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning HeraldThis week the Abbott government renewed its push to get asylum seekers on Nauru to agree to be settled on Cambodia, issuing a fact sheet spruiking it as a safe and harmonious country. A chartered plane is reportedly scheduled to transfer some asylum …Australia’s offer to resettle in Cambodia proves a hard sell […]

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Forty Years Post-Khmer Rouge, New Generation Returns to Cambodia – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comRon Ung bounds up the stairs to a classroom in a rickety building along a dirt road on the outskirts of Cambodia’s capital of Phnom Penh, greeting the room full of young boys and girls in the Cambodian language of Khmer. Over the next few hours, Ung … and more – Read More

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Cambodia sees decline in road fatalities during Khmer New Year travel – Shanghai Daily (subscription)

Cambodia sees decline in road fatalities during Khmer New Year travelShanghai Daily (subscription)PHNOM PENH, April 17 (Xinhua) — Road traffic crashes killed at least 37 Cambodian people and injured 248 others during the Khmer New Year travel from April 14-16, a remarkable drop from the same period last year, according to a report from the […]

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Jenny McAuley: Bringing hope for Cambodian children – The Age

The AgeIn 2006, Jenny McAuley was visiting a 6th century Buddhist monument in Cambodia when a desperate mother tried to hand her a baby, saying, “Take it to your country”. Around them was a landscape of despair – human waste, dogs, debris. The baby began … and more – Read More

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UCLA demographer produces best estimate yet of Cambodia’s death toll under … – Medical Xpress

Medical XpressThe death toll in Cambodia under Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot was most likely between 1.2 million and 2.8 million—or between 13 percent and 30 percent of the country’s population at the time—according to a forthcoming article by a UCLA demographer.When clouds fell from the skyucanews all 3 news articles – Read More

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