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Norodom Ranariddh, Cambodian prince and politician, dies at 77
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Norodom Ranariddh, Cambodian prince and politician, dies at 77

Ranariddh's career was always in the shade of his charismatic father, Sihanouk, and his wily and ruthless political rival, Hun Sen

Cambodia PM Hun Sen denies China naval base being built off country's southwest coast after US raises concerns
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Cambodia PM Hun Sen denies China naval base being built off country's southwest coast after US raises concerns

Cambodia premier Hun Sen dismissed reports of a Chinese base as "information that only tries to manipulate the truth."

Sushma Swaraj will begin four-day tour of Vietnam, Cambodia to deepen strategic cooperation with key ASEAN nations
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Sushma Swaraj will begin four-day tour of Vietnam, Cambodia to deepen strategic cooperation with key ASEAN nations

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will begin her four-day tour if Vietnam and Combodia to strengthen strategic ties with the ASEAN nations

China says foreigners should not interfere in Cambodia after election that was criticised for being neither free nor fair
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China says foreigners should not interfere in Cambodia after election that was criticised for being neither free nor fair

Foreigners should not interfere in Cambodia's internal affairs, the Chinese government's top diplomat told his Cambodian counterpart, following an election that critics said was neither free nor fair.

Cambodia election: White House dismisses Hun Sen’s triumph as hollow victory, says polls were ‘neither free nor fair’
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Cambodia election: White House dismisses Hun Sen’s triumph as hollow victory, says polls were ‘neither free nor fair’

The White House and Cambodians have dismissed Hun Sen's win as a hollow victory and say that the elections were "neither free nor fair"

Cambodia's ruling CPP claims 'victory' in unopposed polls, Hun Sen reigns supreme after govt banned Opposition from contesting
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Cambodia's ruling CPP claims 'victory' in unopposed polls, Hun Sen reigns supreme after govt banned Opposition from contesting

Cambodian People's Party reigned supreme in the elections that took place on Sunday after the government had eliminated all competition by banning the main opposition from contesting

Cambodia' PM Hun Sen threatens to 'shame' Australia if pressured over political crackdown
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Cambodia' PM Hun Sen threatens to 'shame' Australia if pressured over political crackdown

Cambodia' Prime Minister Hun Sen has threatened to "shame" Australia and block the release of a joint statement at a regional summit in Sydney next month if he faces pressure over a political crackdown at home

Rahul Gandhi, Manmohan Singh call on visiting Cambodian PM Hun Sen, discuss bilateral issues
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Rahul Gandhi, Manmohan Singh call on visiting Cambodian PM Hun Sen, discuss bilateral issues

Congress President Rahul Gandhi and former prime minister Manmohan Singh called on visiting Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen and discussed issues of bilateral interest

Narendra Modi holds talks with Hun Sen: India, Cambodia agree to enhance maritime cooperation, combat terrorism
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Narendra Modi holds talks with Hun Sen: India, Cambodia agree to enhance maritime cooperation, combat terrorism

In keeping with New Delhi's Act East Policy which has Southeast Asia as its central focus, India and Cambodia agreed to enhance maritime cooperation while deciding to combat the menace of terrorism together.

10 ASEAN leaders are Republic Day chief guests this year: Here are brief profiles of the 10 heads of State
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10 ASEAN leaders are Republic Day chief guests this year: Here are brief profiles of the 10 heads of State

In an unprecedented event, all the 10 Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) leaders will be the chief guests at the Republic Day parade this year

Cambodian premier Hun Sen leads massive rally in Phnom Penh to mark fall of Khmer Rouge regime
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Cambodian premier Hun Sen leads massive rally in Phnom Penh to mark fall of Khmer Rouge regime

Cambodian premier Hun Sen led a huge rally on Sunday marking the anniversary of the fall of the genocidal Khmer Rouge regime.

Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina seeks Cambodia's help on Rohingya crisis
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Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina seeks Cambodia's help on Rohingya crisis

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday called for Cambodia's support in developing a sustainable solution to the Rohingya crisis and the minority's persecution in Myanmar's Rakhine state.

Cambodia's top court orders opposition party to be dissolved, clears the way for leader Hun Sen
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Cambodia's top court orders opposition party to be dissolved, clears the way for leader Hun Sen

Cambodia's Supreme Court ordered the main opposition party to be dissolved on Thursday, dealing a crushing blow to democratic aspirations in the increasingly oppressive Southeast Asian state

Donald Trump in Asia: US president's focus on 'America First' leaves North Korea issue in lurch
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Donald Trump in Asia: US president's focus on 'America First' leaves North Korea issue in lurch

Donald Trump’s go-it-alone instincts must have represented a puzzling departure from his predecessors, who were — to varying degrees — standard bearers of multilateralism, democracy and human rights

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen threatens poll protesters with 'war'
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Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen threatens poll protesters with 'war'

Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen warned on Wednesday that he would not hesitate to quash protests with military might if they turn violent, raising tensions as the country braces for elections.

Hamid Ansari arrives in Cambodia on first leg of two-nation tour
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Hamid Ansari arrives in Cambodia on first leg of two-nation tour

Vice President Hamid Ansari arrived in Phnom Penh on Tuesday on the first leg of his four-day two-nation tour.

Cambodia deports outspoken Spanish environmental activist
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Cambodia deports outspoken Spanish environmental activist

Cambodia abruptly deported a Spanish environmental activist for overstaying his visa after he refused an order from Prime Minister Hun Sen to leave the country, a government official said on Tuesday.

3G phones banned in Cambodia
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3G phones banned in Cambodia

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has banned third generation mobile phones (3G) in the country, in an attempt to curb pornography. He claims that th...