The $40 million Australia-Cambodia refugee deal hit a snag on Monday when the first charter flight to relocate detainees from Nauru to the Asian kingdom was cancelled. For now, the refugees who accepted cash offers have to wait in Nauru until further notice....
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A refugee advocate says five asylum seekers from Sri Lanka, Burma (Myanmar) and Iran have agreed to be among the first to leave the Pacific island nation of Nauru for Cambodia under a deal that allows refugees rejected by Australia to be resettled in the Southeast Asian country....
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Police in Cambodia say they have taken into custody a renegade general charged with murdering a tycoon over a business deal. National Police spokesman General Kirt Chantharith said Thong Sarath was sent to police headquarters in Phnom Penh on Friday after being taken into custody in the eastern province of...
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia says refugees it rejected will soon fly from the Pacific atoll of Nauru to be resettled in Cambodia....
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