Such a life is not filming it 214 8th January 2017 1:27 PM

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 Letter to the Editor: Cham Have Been Betrayed Long Enough

I would like to express my appreciation to CPP lawmaker Suos Yara for bringing up an interesting issue about the Cham community in his letter “Cham Voters Must Consider CNRP’s Racism” (March 24). I totally agree with him on the point that the Khmer Rouge betrayed the Cham people. —Letter to the Editor— According to [...]

 Chinese Nationals Arrested for Kidnap, Extortion

A Chinese woman was rescued by authorities in Banteay Mean-chey province on Saturday after allegedly being kidnapped nearly two weeks ago by four other Chinese nationals who attempted to extort her, an official said yesterday. Ngeng Chuo, deputy director of the provincial penal police bureau, said the four Chinese nationals were arrested on Saturday at [...]

 Police Chief Moved to Interior Ministry After Corruption Probe

The Kompong Thom police chief at the center of a weekslong corruption probe is being moved to the Interior Ministry’s crime department to take over the job of the man who will replace him, a government official said on Sunday. Chou Sam An will become the deputy director of the ministry’s crime department, with Ouk [...]

 Commune Election Losers to Keep Salaries, Ruling Party Says

After Prime Minister Hun Sen presided over a closed-door meeting in Phnom Penh on Sunday with local ruling party officials from across the city, a ruling party spokesman said commune officials who lose their seats in upcoming elections would continue to be paid by the party. Local officials who attended Sunday’s meeting at the Local [...]

 Eleven Elephants Rescued From US Bomb Crater in Mondolkiri

When 11 elephants got stuck in a deep muddy crater created decade ago by a U.S. bomb in what is now Keo Seima Wildlife Sanctuary in Mondolkiri province, the local community rallied around to help. A rescue operation involving villagers and four wildlife organizations swung into action on Sunday morning—once locals realized what had happened—to [...]