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Meet the soldiers keeping the peace far from home, Post Weekend, Phnom Penh Post

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phnompenhpost.com - Eight years after venturing across the globe into turmoil-ridden Sudan, Sem Sovannrith, a skilled deminer, still has the memory of one particular day etched into his mind. “We came one morning with...

Meet the fanatical boatmen of Water Festival, Post Weekend, Phnom Penh Post

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phnompenhpost.com - When heavy rains come, the Mekong bursts its banks and floods the grounds of Keo Mony Chout pagoda in Kandal province. Some days the water arrives at the foot of the boathouse where a wooden longbo...

I Heart My City: Hannah’s Phnom Penh – Intelligent Travel

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intelligenttravel.nationalgeographic.com - Nat Geo Young Explorer Hannah Reyes is a photographer and travel enthusiast whose work has taken her to the unlikeliest of places to document threatened indigenous cultures. After growing up in the...

Getting tipsy on the city’s best boutique booze, Post Weekend, Phnom Penh Post

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phnompenhpost.com - SAMAI DISTILLERY The newly opened Samai Distillery has become best known for its kickin’ Thursday night soirees – it’s easily the most stylishly appointed industrial manufacturing facility in Cambo...

Slippery ethics in the turtle eating business, Post Weekend, Phnom Penh Post

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phnompenhpost.com - Fuelling Asia Pacific’s appetite for the shelled reptiles is a trade that mixes legal and endangered species – and it’s almost impossible for the average diner to know which kind they are consuming...

Thai Soldiers Kill Cambodian Who Tried to Steal Moto

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cambodiadaily.com - A Cambodian national from Kandal province was shot dead Thursday by Thai soldiers while allegedly attempting to steal a motorbike across the border, officials and a rights group said Friday. Heng M...

CAMBODIA: Fight draft laws and laws restricting dissent and basic rights — Asian Human Rights Commission

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humanrights.asia - FOR PUBLICATION AHRC-ETC-022-2014    October 24, 2014 An article by Dr. Gaffar Peang-Meth published by the Asian Human Rights Commission On October 10, a coalition of international groups (Forum As...

Remember the 2010 stampede

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dare2write.com - In 2010, I wrote a reflection on a newspaper article who reported about the stampeded which cost more than three hundred lives of young festivalgoers on the last day of 2010 Cambodian Water Festiva...

Learning Khmer: Khmer for Foreigners at RUPP

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movetocambodia.com - If you’re looking to learn Khmer, one of the most well regarded courses is at Royal University of Phnom Penh’s Institute of Foreign Languages. The course, ‘Khmer for Foreigners’ teaches reading, wr...

Cambodia's Top Court Upholds Conviction of Ex-Phnom Penh Police Chief

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rfa.org - Cambodia's Supreme Court upheld Friday a conviction against disgraced former Phnom Penh police chief Heng Pov for conspiring to murder national military police commander Sao Sokha. The verdict agai...

ECCC Warns Defense Teams For Misconduct

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cambodiadaily.com - The Khmer Rouge tribunal has issued a misconduct warning to lawyers for Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, accusing them of obstructing proceedings for staging a boycott of their clients’ genocide trial....

Workers Blockade Highway in Protest of Pay and Conditions

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cambodiadaily.com - Thousands of workers from the Grand Twins International garment factory—one of two companies listed on the Cambodia Stock Exchange (CSX)—blocked a major highway leading out of Phnom Penh on Friday ...

A guide to Battambang's art galleries

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movetocambodia.com - In Cambodia, Battambang is synonymous with art. For hundreds of years, Battambang was Cambodia’s hub of arts and culture, before the Khmer Rouge destroyed the arts scene in the 1970s. Over thirty y...

Thai soldiers unilaterally build mobile houses in front of Preah Vihear temple - The Cambodia Herald

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thecambodiaherald.com - PHNOM PENH (The Cambodia Herald) -- Thai soldiers unilaterally built two mobile houses near iron gate and Sras Trav pond in front of Preah Vihear temple, a source said. The source said on Thursday ...

Petition · To educate the Cambodian people that dogs are sentient beings · Change.org

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change.org - These are savages with such ignorance and must be educated that dogs are not food for them. Dogs are like human beings and not food.eating dogs and cats makes you bloody cannibals in many ways.Plea...

United Nations News Centre - Cambodia: UN-backed report reveals scope of violence against children

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un.org - 22 October 2014 – Over half of Cambodian children have experienced at least one form of violence before the age of 18 while roughly a quarter have been emotionally abused, a new United Nations-back...

Heavenly emissaries Royal Ballet of Cambodia descend on Long Beach lawrence freeman obituary inglewood

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yelosangelestimes.com - Twenty-four years ago, t'Classical Dance Company o'Cambodia astounded audiences at ye Los Angeles Festi'al wi' its ritual dances an' stories o'fantastical demons an' mythical goddesses. Yonder fema...

Brigade 70 to see 700 new troops, National, Phnom Penh Post

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phnompenhpost.com - Seven hundred new troops will be added early next year to Cambodia’s notorious Brigade 70, a military unit with a history of allegations against it ranging from political assassinations to protecti...

New Linga Found at Phnom Bakheng

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wmf.org - Last month, a linga was found in the wooded side of the hill at Phnom Bakheng, about 30 meters from the visitor path. A linga is a phallic symbol incarnation of the Hindu god Shiva: Phnom Bakheng, ...

Learning How To Cook In Cambodia (Recipes Included)

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landlopers.com - As a picky eater, I’m never entirely optimistic about the food when I visit a country for the first time. There are so many things that I don’t eat, which the rest of the world seems to love that t...

PHOTO: Giant Heads of Bayon Temple at Angkor Wat Cambodia

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holeinthedonut.com -  Category: Daily Photo      Tags: Angkor Wat, Bayon Temple, Cambodia, cultural travel, culture, photography, Travel I am not sure why this image has stayed in my head for so long. Since it has, I a...

Will Cambodia Flood a Sacred and Biodiverse Valley for a Dubious Dam?

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motherjones.com - On September 15, Cambodian police detained 11 environmental activists for blocking a convoy of government vehicles headed for Areng Valley, the site of the controversial Stung Cheay Areng hydro dam...

Germany, Netherlands end Ems River border dispute

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sqqr.us - The German and Dutch foreign ministers have signed a deal on the disputed coastal waters of Ems River EU members Germany and Netherlands signed Friday a historical agreement that formally ended the...

Russian president vows to deliever gas to Europe

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sqqr.us - Russia will fulfill all its responsibilities of delivering natural gas to Europe, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Friday.  "Russia will never be a reason for crisis. We will, carefully and ti...

Ukranian leaders call for high turnout in Sunday's election

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sqqr.us - President Petro Poroshenko called on Ukrainians on Saturday to elect a majority on Sunday that would see through a pro-Europe, reform agenda and break with the Soviet past. Poroshenko, who is expec...

Nigerian lynched after crushing students to death

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sqqr.us - A Nigerian college teacher was burnt to death on Friday by an angry mob after he accidentally crushed five schoolchildren to death with his car, police and local residents have said. "Kassimu Umar,...

[Phnom Penh, Cambodia] Zaha Hadid diseña CINCO ...

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scoop.it - Arquitectos: Zaha Hadid ArchitectsUbicación: Phnom Penh, CambodiaDiseño: Zaha Hadid, Patrik SchumacherZha Director De Diseño: DaeWha KangZha Diseñador Principal / Jefe De Proyecto: Brian DaleZha Eq...

Australian Relief Organisation

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aro.org.au - Cambodian Senate, President of the Economics and Auditing Commission Mr Chea Chet was the guest of honor of the ceremony. Senator Chet explained that more than half of the population living in rura...

Cambodia prepares for first group of refugees

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stasiareport.com - CAMBODIAN officials have been in the tiny Pacific island state of Nauru this week to brief refugees on what to expect if they move to Cambodia in a controversial deal with Australia that has prompt...

Time Cambodia

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worldtimeserver.co - Click on a city name below for more local time, news and weather information

pic.twitter.com/3q74l5Lbrp #The_Truth_About_My_Stalker She need your support

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The changing colours of sunrise at Angkor Wat Cambodia -part 3.

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eyeem.com - The changing colours of sunrise at angkor wat Cambodia -part 3. Press SHIFT + ENTER to make a line-break Add comment English guy living in Bangkok. Honoured to be one of 100 EyeEm Awards 2014 final...

Attacks kill at least 33 soldiers in Egypt's Sinai -UPDATED

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sqqr.us - Two attacks in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula killed 33 security personnel on Friday, security sources said, in some of the worst anti-state violence since President Mohamed Mursi was overthrown last year...

1st Cambodia genocide trial aims to expose crimes - Northwest Asian Weekly

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nwasianweekly.com - PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP)—The first trial on charges of genocide against Cambodia’s brutal 1970s Khmer Rouge regime opened Friday with a prosecutor saying it will show that Cambodians were enslaved...

Egypt closes Rafah crossing with Gaza -UPDATED

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sqqr.us - Egyptian authorities on Saturday closed the Rafah crossing with the Gaza Strip indefinitely, one day following a deadly bombing in the Sinai Peninsula. "Egyptian authorities informed the Palestinia...

13 Cambodian Dishes You Should Know

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seriouseats.com - There's a delicious smell of burning wood that permeates the air in Cambodia. It reminds me of the best barbecue or the coziest bonfire, and it comes from the hardwood charcoal that flames and smol...

Cancer on the rise in Ethiopia: Official

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sqqr.us - An Ethiopian official said Saturday that non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and particularly cancer are alarmingly increasing in Ethiopia. "Earlier NCDs were considered as problems affecting develope...

Coal mine accident in far west China kills 16

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sqqr.us - Sixteen workers were killed after a coal mine collapsed in China's far western region of Xinjiang, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Saturday, highlighting the poor safety standards in th...

SGlove25 • To all the beautiful people of #Brunei, #Burma...

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The Floating Villages of Tonle Sap Lake Cambodia

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departful.com - The heat is withering. If not for the breeze whipping in from the hurtling tuk tuk, I might be drowning in my own sweat right now. The tarmac slowly disappears as we jolt onto a rutted track an hou...

Provincial Assembly results unveiled in Afghanistan

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sqqr.us - 458 candidates, including 97 women, find their way to provincial council seats; IEC Chairman blames delay in announcing results to technical problems After an exhausting delay of more than six mont...

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m24instudiophotography.com - Spent 2 days in the capital. Upon arrival, we all went out on a Cyclo Tour of the city, each having their own Cyclo driver. Our drivers were sourced through the Cyclo Centre, an NGO that was set up...

Scenes from Bali: #bali

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Supreme Court Becomes Night Court in October of Oddities

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sqqr.us - It’s been a weird month at the U.S. Supreme Court. The oldest justice pulls an all-nighter. Another accidentally stops gay weddings in Nevada. And the court makes its mark on same-sex marriage, abo...

10 Cambodian workers arrested in violent wage protest - The Cambodia Herald

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thecambodiaherald.com - PHNOM PENH (Xinhua) -- Ten striking workers were arrested in eastern Cambodia on Saturday after more than 200 protesters burned a factory gate and hurled stones at the police, leaving eight officer...

48 Hours in Phnom Penh - 42nd Class

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42ndclass.com - When visiting Cambodia, everyone always thinks of Siem Reap. But the capital city of Phnom Penh has so much to offer as well. It doesn’t have the massive temples of Angkor. It features a different ...

#cambodia : Chimical Air pollution in the wonderful Cambodia ! With money you can do want you want !

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cambodgeinfo.com - Cambodge Info > Radio > Radio RFA > #cambodia : Chimical Air pollution in the wonderful Cambodia ! With money you can do want you want ! Posted: 25. 10. 2014 | Author: Son SUN | Category: Radio RFA

Cold War Banker to Putin Billionaires Walks Sanction Wire

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sqqr.us - When he’s not cruising the streets of Austria in his gray Tesla Model S, Andrey Akimov can often be found behind a desk on the seventh floor of a nondescript office building just across the Moskva ...

Cambodian Land Grabbing Is "Crime Against Humanity" - British Lawyer Files with International Court

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thespeaker.co - Cambodian land-grabbing constitutes a “crime against humanity,” British lawyer Richard Rogers has told the International Criminal Court (ICC). The lawyer is officially representing 10 Cambodian vic...

Working at Ennovent: witnessing impact in Cambodia

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blog.ennovent.com - In this new monthly series on the blog, we connect with various Ennovent team members and share why they like working at Ennovent. Below, our Associate – Finance, Jayanth shares how he got the oppo...