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Khmer Rouge Trial Threatened

Although the atrocities of the Khmer Rouge have been unfolding in a Phnom Penh courtroom for three weeks, a toxic mix of corruption allegations, political interference and a money shortage threaten... Read More...
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A Haunting Exhibition in Hong Kong

See also: A Difficult Defense(15 February 2009) Three decades ago, Vann Nath was one of seven people who managed to survive the notorious Tuol Sleng concentration camp in Cambodia. His training as a s... Read More...
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A Difficult Defense

 See also: A Haunting Exhibition in Hong Kong After decades of delay, an international trial starts this week in Cambodia against five of Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge, whom most of the world hold responsible for one of history's most hea... Read More...
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Cashing in by Doing Good in Cambodia

A Canadian humanitarian group that launched a media and fundraising campaign claiming one of its members had been bludgeoned, robbed, stripped of his clothes and left to die in a Cambodian ditch is now aski... Read More...
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In Cambodia Urban Renewal Takes A Nasty Twist

Just a stone’s throw away from Cambodia’s National Assembly in Phnom Penh, a fading billboard trumpets an urban renewal campaign promising to transform 100 poor communities into thriving neighborhoods within a year. Included is the decimated s... Read More...
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Cambodia Braces for a Mining Invasion

    Cambodia’s once-abundant natural resources, whose timber reserves already were stripped to fund its disastrous civil war, are ripe for more exploitation. Saddled with a weak a... Read More...
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Putting Cambodian cuisine on the map

Overshadowed as it is by two of Asia’s most famous and distinctive cuisines – Thai and Vietnamese – and beset by reports of spiders on the menu -- what Cambodia eats has long been overlooked, not least because in the wake of... Read More...
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Cambodia in the Spotlight

  Beleaguered by endemic corruption and victimized by one of the most brutal genocides in modern history, long-impoverished Cambodia has begun to come around, and a host of international i... Read More...