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  1. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Two generals, two pilots die as helicopter crashes in Cambodia

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 01:32am by AP

    ... was engaged in intermittent border warfare with neighbouring Thailand, but it was unclear if any were fitted as attack helicopters, which would be the first ever in Cambodia's arsenal. A witness ...

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    Thais swarm into Cambodian casinos to beat junta's betting ban

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 03:25am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Poipet Thai gamblers swarm into border town casinos Desperate for a flutter during a junta crackdown on gambling at home, Thais are making a beeline for casinos in a seedy Cambodian border town- which has already been deluged by migrants also fleeing the kingdom. For over a decade Poipet, a scruffy, vice-ridden frontier town studded with casinos and online ...

  3. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Cambodians fearing crackdown on migrant workers in exodus from Thailand

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 08:22pm by AP

    ... official said yesterday. Activists said the workers had been forced out of the country, but Thailand denied the claim. More than 84,000 workers have returned this month through the border crossing ... with the military to help transport them to the border, said Thai Foreign Ministry spokesman Sek Wannamethee, stressing that the process was meant to provide convenience to the Cambodian workers, ...

  4. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Cambodian activists held as brands demand Hun Sen answers over deaths

    Posted Jan 21st 2014, 02:05pm by AFP

    ... did not commit violence. We just exercised our freedom of expression UNIONIST RONG CHHUN The 23 people detained in connection with the unrest are being held at a prison near the border ...

  5. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Exiled Cambodian opposition leader Sam Rainsy vows to return for polls

    Posted Jul 08th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... in France and faces 11 years in jail if he returns after he was convicted in absentia for charges that included publishing a "false map" of the border with Vietnam. "I would sacrifice ...


    Cambodian opposition leader says to return next Friday

    Posted Jul 13th 2013, 04:07pm by Agence France-Presse in Phnom Penh

    ... publishing a false map of the border with Vietnam. The French-educated former banker- who worked with global finance giant Paribas in the 1980s- was pardoned by King Sihamoni on Friday at Hun Sen’s ...

  7. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Security tightened in Phnom Penh after tense election and vote-rigging rumours

    Posted Jul 28th 2013, 02:18pm by AFP

    ... finance minister Sam Rainsy, after a royal pardon. He had faced a jail sentence handed down in 2010 for spreading disinformation and falsifying maps to contest a new border agreed with Vietnam, ...

  8. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    'Democracy at stake' in Cambodian election, says opposition MP

    Posted Jul 28th 2013, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... forces to form a new party. Hun Sen isn't without his vulnerabilities, however, and they are more in focus this time than in the last election in 2008, when a border dispute with Thailand ...

  9. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Cambodian opposition leader Sam Rainsy pardoned ahead of vote

    Posted Jul 12th 2013, 06:44pm by AFP

    ... motivated, including publishing a false map of the border with Vietnam. “All of his convictions are clear now. He is a free man, he is welcome back home and he can come back anytime,” cabinet ...

  10. News - Asia - CAMBODIA

    Cambodia bans foreign media content on local radio

    Posted Jun 29th 2013, 02:43pm by Reuters

    ... was convicted in absentia on charges that included publishing a "false map" of the border with Vietnam. The idiosyncratic Hun Sen last month said he would try to stay in power until he reached ...




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