Cambodia News: Sihanouk

Two Arrested for Killing Chinese National, Dumping Body in River ... - The Cambodia Daily


Two Arrested for Killing Chinese National, Dumping Body in River ...
The Cambodia Daily
A Chinese national and his Cambodian accomplice have been arrested for fatally stabbing a Chinese restaurant owner at a Phnom Penh guesthouse and ...

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23 Apr 2017 | 6:44 pm

Two Arrested For Killing Chinese National, Dumping Body - The Cambodia Daily


Two Arrested For Killing Chinese National, Dumping Body
The Cambodia Daily
The pair then wrapped the victim up in a plastic bag and drove to Kandal province, where he was dumped in a river, it said. The pair fled to Preah Sihanouk province the following day, Mr. Sarann said. “Now, we are collecting more evidences and the ...

21 Apr 2017 | 6:02 am

Chased by police Turkish man arrested for stealing car - The Phnom Penh Post


Chased by police Turkish man arrested for stealing car
The Phnom Penh Post
After chasing him through two districts, authorities apprehended and interrogated a Turkish man suspected of stealing a Toyota Camry and a motorcycle in Preah Sihanouk province on Wednesday evening. Prey Nob district police Chief Hing Chanrith said the ...

20 Apr 2017 | 10:24 pm

Officials Ask Vietnam to Help Pay for Drug Rehab Center - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Officials Ask Vietnam to Help Pay for Drug Rehab Center
The Cambodia Daily
The Vietnamese government will invest in Sihanoukville's first community-based drug rehabilitation center after leaders from the two countries' drug control authorities met in Hanoi this week, according to a Cambodian official. Meas Vyrith, secretary ...

20 Apr 2017 | 6:37 pm

Novel Destinations Draw New Year Travelers - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Novel Destinations Draw New Year Travelers
The Cambodia Daily
Better roads and new events drew Khmer New Year celebrants to traditionally less busy provinces like Mondolkiri, Kompong Thom and Svay Rieng this year, as the number of visitors to more established destinations like Siem Reap and Preah Sihanouk ...

18 Apr 2017 | 6:30 pm

Nth Korea renews royalist ties - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Nth Korea renews royalist ties
Khmer Times
Warm relations between North Korea and Cambodia go back to the reign of Prince Ranariddh's father King Sihanouk, who became good friends with its leader Kim Il-sung in 1965. North Korea built King Sihanouk a palace near Pyongyang in the 1970s, ...

6 Apr 2017 | 12:13 pm

Amid Korean Tensions, Could Cambodia Play a Mediation Role? - VOA Khmer (English)


VOA Khmer (English)

Amid Korean Tensions, Could Cambodia Play a Mediation Role?
VOA Khmer (English)
Samdech Norodom Sihanouk, Head of State and Chairman of the National United Front of Cambodia, and Samdech Penn Nouth, Chairman of the Political Bureau of the N.U.F.C. Central Committee and Prime Minister of the Royal Government of National ...

28 Mar 2017 | 12:51 pm

Cambodia should not pay for American interference - The National


The National

Cambodia should not pay for American interference
The National
In March 1970, a Cambodian army general named Lon Nol overthrew the democratically elected government of prince Sihanouk in a coup that is widely believed to have had the backing of the CIA. Over the next five years, the United States lent the Lon Nol ...

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28 Mar 2017 | 7:10 am

Eisenhower book details efforts against Sihanouk - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Eisenhower book details efforts against Sihanouk
The Phnom Penh Post
A new book on US president Dwight Eisenhower's diplomatic manoeuvres in Cambodia pulls back the veil on the US government's unrelenting efforts to break Prince Norodom Sihanouk's political neutrality during the Cold War. The book, Eisenhower and ...

15 Feb 2017 | 8:12 pm

Nixon Advised to Risk 'Embarrassment' With Sihanouk: CIA Files - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Nixon Advised to Risk 'Embarrassment' With Sihanouk: CIA Files
The Cambodia Daily
Former U.S. President Richard Nixon was advised in 1969 to risk “embarrassment” in attempts to smooth diplomatic ties with Prince Norodom Sihanouk in order to further the U.S.'s interests in Cambodia, according to declassified files. In a “top secret” ...
CIA took dim view of SihanoukThe Phnom Penh Post

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23 Jan 2017 | 9:20 pm