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#Cambodia

# cambodia - Sunday 13 May, 2018

How a trip to Cambodia turned into an almost ten year project for this Irish filmmaker

Chris Kelly’s documentary A Cambodian Spring looks at the conflict between residents and government over land in the south-east Asian country.

# cambodia - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

British man given suspended sentence for Cambodia 'pornographic' pool party photos

Daniel Jones, 31, was among 10 foreigners arrested in January.

# cambodia - Monday 19 February, 2018

'Porno' charges dropped by Cambodia against 9 tourists - one British man faces trial

The tourists’ lawyer said the Briton was held because he was accused of renting the villa and organising the pool party.

# cambodia - Monday 12 February, 2018

Cambodia deports tourists accused of 'pornographic' pool party Travel This post contains videos

Cambodia deports tourists accused of 'pornographic' pool party

All of the accused denied the charges, saying they were not naked or producing pornography.

# cambodia - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Meet the 23-year-old woman clearing mines from a war she doesn't remember

The International Campaign to Ban Landmines – which Ireland played a crucial part in – has been an extraordinary success.

# cambodia - Saturday 5 August, 2017

Centuries-old statue that guarded a hospital unearthed in ancient Cambodian temple

The statue was found 40 centimetres underground during an excavation in the Angkor complex.

# cambodia - Friday 4 August, 2017

Vanity Fair stands over claims Angelina Jolie movie gave impoverished children money and then took it away

The magazine’s September cover story describes a ‘game’ used to find the child star of Jolie’s film about the Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia.

# cambodia - Monday 31 July, 2017

Angelina Jolie denies Cambodian children were exploited during the making of her new film

There has been criticism of how the casting process took place.

# cambodia - Friday 19 May, 2017

Irish man dies in restaurant in Cambodia

The Department of Foreign Affairs confirmed it was providing consular assistance to the man’s family.

# cambodia - Sunday 5 February, 2017

Cambodian PM sues main rival for defamation, threatens to seize and sell opposition HQ if he wins

Hun Sen, who has been in power in the Asian country for 32 years, says he will use the money to ‘build homes for handicapped people’.

# cambodia - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Poachers stopped with half a tonne of tortoises and snakes

No arrests were made as the truck’s driver fled after being pulled over.

# cambodia - Saturday 5 March, 2016

Photos: Clever rats sniffing out Cambodia's vast minefields

The rats have successfully cleared minefields in Mozambique and Angola.

# cambodia - Monday 4 January, 2016

North Korean doctors die after wives inject them with 'anti-drunkenness serum'

The men had been drinking cocktails throughout the evening.

# cambodia - Sunday 13 December, 2015

Ten Cambodians die after eating dog meat and drinking rice wine

Six people did after eating a barbequed dog carcass.

# cambodia - Thursday 3 December, 2015

Doctor sentenced to 25 years for infecting over 200 people with HIV

Yem Chroeum, 55, still insists he is innocent.

# cambodia - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

A doctor is on trial for murder after infecting hundreds of patients with HIV

Yem Chroeum claims he did not knowingly infect his patients.

# cambodia - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge A talk show tricked a teen into thinking she'd be reunited with her estranged mam Autumn Allen

A talk show tricked a teen into thinking she'd be reunited with her estranged mam

Teen singer-songwriter Autumn Allen hasn’t seen her mother since she was six years old.

Tourists accused of baring backsides at world’s largest religious monument

The Dutch, Italian and Argentinian tourists were arrested in a temple at the Angkor Wat complex.

# cambodia - Thursday 7 August, 2014

The 9 at 9: Thursday

It’s Thursday – and here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of crimes against humanity

Khieu Samphan and Nuon Chea were charged with crimes against humanity, genocide, religious persecution, homicide and torture.

# cambodia - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Sunlight can make this dirty water clean...and save lives

Today is World Water Day…but clean tap water is a pipe dream for 780 million people across the globe.

# cambodia - Monday 19 August, 2013

9-year-old boy dies from bird flu in Cambodia

The boy had carried dead and sick bird from a cage for food preparation before he became ill.

# cambodia - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

Laser technology reveals ancient city under Cambodian earth

Airborne laser technology has uncovered a network of roadways and canals, illustrating a bustling ancient city linking Cambodia’s famed Angkor Wat temples.

# cambodia - Thursday 16 May, 2013

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning! Here are nine things to know before you start your day.

Two killed after ceiling collapses in Cambodia shoe factory

A ceiling collapsed at the factory, injuring six and killing two.

# cambodia - Thursday 13 September, 2012

Cambodia genocide defendant ruled unfit for trial

Ieng Thirith, the notorious regime’s highest ranking woman, had been charged with crimes against humanity, genocide, homicide, torture and religious persecution.

# cambodia - Monday 3 September, 2012

Pirate Bay co-founder arrested

Gottfrid Svartholm Warg is being detained in Cambodia. He and the site’s other founders were convicted in 2009 by a Swedish court of assisting copyright infringement.

# cambodia - Monday 5 December, 2011

Pol Pot's deputy tells court: Khmer Rouge 'were not bad people'

Nuon Chea, on trial for genocide, today denied responsibility for the mass killings of his fellow Cambodians – blaming their deaths on neighbouring Vietnam.

# cambodia - Monday 21 November, 2011

Khmer Rouge genocide trial begins

The three top Khmer Rouge leaders accused of orchestrating Cambodia’s ‘killing fields’ went on trial today before a UN-backed tribunal. The defendants are in their 80s and charges include crimes against humanity.

# cambodia - Thursday 22 September, 2011

From The Daily Edge Living wild: Germany’s ‘forest boy’ joins long list of mysterious survival tales Forest Boy This post contains videos

Living wild: Germany’s ‘forest boy’ joins long list of mysterious survival tales

Last week a teenager walked into Berlin city hall and said he’d been living in the forest for five years. What other mysterious tales of wild survival are there?

# cambodia - Sunday 11 September, 2011

Photos: Cambodian toddler suckles from cow after parents leave village Cambodia This post contains images

Photos: Cambodian toddler suckles from cow after parents leave village

Tha Sophat has lived partly on milk he suckles directly from a cow since his parents moved to Thailand in search of work.

# cambodia - Monday 29 August, 2011

UN agency warns of potential bird flu resurgence

A mutant strain of the virus has been confirmed in China and Vietnam, and is believed to have been spread by wild bird migration.

H&M to launch probe after workers faint at Cambodian factory

Despite claims that conditions are improving at Cambodian garment factories, almost 300 people were taken ill last week and worries about persistent discrimination and forced overtime remain.

# cambodia - Saturday 27 August, 2011

Cork man airlifted home after Cambodia crash

The 29-year-old man was seriously injured after a bus crash whilst he was travelling in Cambodia last month.

# cambodia - Monday 27 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Monday The Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Monday

In this evening’s Daily Fix: Hospitals move closer to crisis, “killing fields” trial opens in Cambodia, close encounters of a third kind in Wicklow, and the case of the thieving seagull…

Khmer Rouge: A timeline

An estimated 1.7 million people died under the brutal regime of the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia in the seventies.

"Killing fields" trial opens in Cambodia

The trial represents the last chance to bring the Khmer Rouge leadership to justice.

# cambodia - Friday 17 June, 2011

'Mass fainting' at Cambodian factory

300 workers fainted, with heat and chemicals blamed for the incident.

# cambodia - Sunday 1 May, 2011

Border clashes between Thai and Cambodian troops continue

At least 16 people have died and almost 100,000 others have been displaced since fighting erupted a week ago.

# cambodia - Thursday 28 April, 2011

Thailand, Cambodia reach truce after deadly week of fighting

The neighbouring countries have called a tentative truce after a week of bloody fighting at the border has left 15 people dead.

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