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Cambodia: 2 former Khmer Rouge leaders appeal convictions

By Thu, Jul 02, 2015 5:27PM UTC 0 Comment

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Two leaders of Cambodia's former Khmer Rouge regime have appealed their convictions by a U.N.-backed tribunal that sentenced them to life in prison for their roles during the group's brutal rule in the 1970s....

Cambodia to probe decade-old killings of union leaders

By Fri, Jun 26, 2015 10:42AM UTC 0 Comment

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia's prime minister has established a special commission to investigate the long-unsolved killings of three labor leaders....

Cambodia’s newest refugees face an uncertain future

By Thu, Jun 04, 2015 4:27PM UTC 1 Comment

An agreement signed between Australia and Cambodia in September of last year, which would have seen the transfer of an estimated 1,000 refugees currently held on Nauru to Cambodia in exchange for a US$32 million aid package, seemed doomed after reports emerged that not a single refugee was interested in being resettled in the Southeast Asian nation....

Australia’s unwanted refugees land in Cambodia

By Thu, Jun 04, 2015 1:13PM UTC 0 Comment

Four asylum seekers rejected by Australia landed in Cambodia Tuesday morning, the first to arrive under a controversial deal signed between the two countries in September last year....

Cambodian court acquits Ukraine lawmaker of rape

By Tue, May 26, 2015 7:18PM UTC 0 Comment

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — A Cambodian court has acquitted a senior Ukrainian lawmaker of rape in a case he says was cooked up by political opponents....