Businesswoman Claims Minister Behind Arrest – The Cambodia Daily (subscription)

The Cambodia Daily (subscription)
A businesswoman who was arrested in Thailand in December and extradited to Cambodia over charges of plotting to rape and murder the wife and daughter of the country’s commerce minister claimed after being denied bail by the Appeal Court on Tuesday …

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Michelle Obama to Visit Japan and Cambodia – New York Times

New York TimesThe American first lady, Michelle Obama, will travel to Japan and Cambodia this month as part of an effort to support education for girls, the White House said Tuesday. She will visit Tokyo and Kyoto in Japan, and then the Cambodian city of Siem Reap …Obama Announces New Education Effort to ‘Let Girls […]

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Cambodia: Fighting the Animal Trade – Deutsche Welle

Cambodia: Fighting the Animal TradeDeutsche WelleCambodia is a global center of the illegal trade in animals. Whether wild cats, rare primate species, or cobras, the ruthless business is booming, especially thanks to increased demand from China. An animal protection organization is trying to combat … – Read More

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Two more Khmer Rouge Suspects Charged with Crimes against Humanity – Naharnet

NaharnetAn investigating judge at Cambodia’s U.N.-backed court Tuesday charged two more former Khmer Rouge cadres with crimes against humanity, days after the country’s premier warned prosecuting further suspects could ignite a civil war. Mid-ranking regime … – Read More

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Obama Announces New Education Effort to ‘Let Girls Learn’ – ABC News

ABC NewsPresident Barack Obama announced a new government-wide initiative on Tuesday to help millions of girls around the world attend and stay in school. His wife, Michelle, will visit Japan and Cambodia later this month to start promoting it. More than 60 …US first lady plans mid-March visit to Japan, CambodiaFox11online.com all 142 news articles […]

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Police Deny Arrest of 36 Montagnards – The Cambodia Daily (subscription)

The Cambodia Daily (subscription)Since the latest wave of Montagnards began arriving in Cambodia in late October, provincial- and district-level officials in Ratanakkiri have repeatedly said that they were not legitimate asylum seekers and threatened to deport them if they were found.Cambodia Recommends 13 Montagnards for Refugee StatusVoice of AmericaCambodia deports 36 Vietnamese Montagnardsucanews all 20 […]

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Cambodia: Report documents government’s ongoing failure to (…) – FIDH (press release)

Cambodia: Report documents government’s ongoing failure to (…)FIDH (press release)Paris, Phnom Penh, 3 March 2015 – The Cambodian government has failed to comply with its fundamental civil and political rights obligations, FIDH and its member organizations, the Cambodian Human Rights and Development Association (ADHOC) and … – Read More

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