Treason trial begins of Cambodia opposition leader Kem Sokha

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The trial of a top Cambodian opposition leader charged with treason began Wednesday, more than two years after he was arrested in what is widely seen as a politically motiv...

Death toll surges as Cambodian building collapse search ends

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The death toll from the collapse of a building under construction in Cambodia surged to 36 on Sunday, even as an additional survivor was pulled from rubble, officials said....

Search in Cambodia resumes after building collapse kills 5

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Search and rescue teams in Cambodia removed rubble Saturday for a second day to find any more survivors from a building collapse that killed at least five people and injure...

Trial of Cambodian reporters who used to work for US begins

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The espionage trial of two Cambodian journalists who formerly worked for a U.S. government-funded radio station has begun, almost two years after their arrests. ...

Japanese collector returns ancient artifacts to Cambodia

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Millennium-old Cambodian artifacts displayed in a Japanese collector's home for two decades have been returned to the Southeast Asian country's National Museum. ...

Death toll from building collapse in Cambodia rises to 24

SIHANOUKVILLE, Cambodia (AP) — The death toll in a building collapse in Cambodia has risen to 24 and rescuers are continuing to search the rubble for more trapped workers. The unfini...

Building under construction topples in Cambodia, killing 17

SIHANOUKVILLE, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodian rescuers combing through the rubble of a collapsed seven-story building recovered the bodies of 17 construction workers and pulled out 24 injured, as authoriti...

14 Cambodian opposition activists freed from prison

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Fourteen Cambodian opposition activists were freed Tuesday from long prison terms, their pardons coming as the latest in a series of releases engineered by Prime Minister H...

Jailed ex-Cambodian opposition lawmaker pardoned by king

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — A former Cambodian opposition lawmaker who has been a strong critic of the government's handling of demarcating the border with neighboring Vietnam has been pardoned by the...

Cambodia's ruling party has sure lock on Senate election

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia's ruling party is assured of a sweeping victory in the election of a new Senate after the only real opposition to it was eliminated. The Senate h...

Lawyer: Expel 'dirty dancing' foreigners from Cambodia

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Ten Westerners arrested in Cambodia for allegedly posting photos on social media showing themselves engaged in sexually suggestive dancing may have offended local standards...

Cambodia upholds jail term for Australian in surrogacy case

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — An appeals court on Monday upheld the prison sentence of an Australian woman convicted of providing commercial surrogacy services in Cambodia. Judge Kim D...

EU suspends aid to Cambodian election commission

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The European Union says it has suspended assistance to Cambodia's election commission following last month's dissolution of the country's main opposition party, and warned ...

Bodies of Cambodian soldiers killed in Africa return home

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Tears were shed and the sounds of cries were heard from the families of four Cambodian soldiers who were killed by a Christian rebel group in the Central African Republic e...

Cambodians rally ahead of polls as US warns of intimidation

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia's main opposition party believes it has momentum on its side in next month's local elections, which will gauge the support for Prime Minister Hun Sen ahead of nati...