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Foreigner Falls 5 Floors in Soriya Mall, Phnom Penh

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Phnom Penh : A male Caucasian foreigner fell 5 floors down the escalator well of the Soriya Shopping Mall to his immediate death, creating an uproar at 6:30 pm of the 20th of November, 2012, in Psar Tmey 1 Commune,…

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English Teacher Jumps Off Chroy Changvar Bridge in Phnom Penh

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Phnom Penh – An Englishman launched himself off the Chroy Changkvar Bridge after biking his way there, but his suicide bid was foiled when he was picked up by a boat belonging to Cham fishermen. The incident occurred at 7:20…

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Cambodia: How Small Lies Become Big Lies

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Introducing Kellsey Hansen aka @khansen28 on twitter Take a good look at her. Purely for her own amusement, Kellsey enjoys telling racist lies and defaming entire nations on twitter. In the grand scheme of things, Kellsey’s throwaway xenophobic untruths then…

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French Teacher Arrested for Blackmailing with Nude Photos

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Phnom Penh – Police from the Anti-Human Trafficking and Juvenile Protection Department of Phnom Penh have arrested a French English teacher for distributing obscene photos and uttering threats. The teacher has been identified as a 33 year old Frenchman named…

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Khmer Man Dies Trying to Conquer Mount Everest

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Phnom Penh – The first attempt ever by a Cambodian to plant the Cambodian flag on the summit of 8,848 meter high Mount Everest, the highest mountain peak in the world, located on the border between China and Nepal, has…

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Pirate Bay Founder Gottfrid Svartholm Arrested in Phnom Penh Cambodia

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Gottfrid Svartholm aka anakata, the Swedish computer specialist and co founder of the torrent website Pirate Bay, was arrested earlier this week by Khmer police at a Phnom Penh apartment where he’d been living for the past four years. It…

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Honey Interruptus, Money Interceptus

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Prey Veng Province – A man was detained and questioned by Prey Veng municipal police on the 14th of August before being sent to the provincial court the following day for allegedly bilking a prostitute of her pound of flesh….

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Romney Foreign Policy Aid Takes Aim at ‘Hong Sun’

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What have we learnt about Willard Mitt Romney’s potential future foreign policy towards Cambodia? Well up until recently, not a lot. But that all quite possibly changed last week during a televised debate between Obama’s and Romney’s leading foreign policy…

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Cambodia’s Big Role To Play In The South China Sea Conflict

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The last time a Chinese Head of State visited Cambodia was 12 years ago, so the timing of President Hu Jintao’s visit just four days before Cambodia chairs a major regional summit may be a coincidence. But no doubt his…

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