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Stories with place: Phnom Penh
  • Defender of Cambodia's dwindling forests wins Goldman Prize story has photos
    Updated: Apr-18-16 12:44 am

    PHNOM PENH, Cambodia - The latest crackdown on illegal logging in Cambodia is "just a game" and big timber traders are winning, says Ouch Leng, a former government official who has spent two decades helping poor villagers fight poaching of precious tropical forests.

  • Cambodian envoy to South Korea charged with corruption 
    Updated: Apr-07-16 10:23 am

    PHNOM PENH, Cambodia - Cambodia's ambassador to South Korea was charged Thursday with corruption-related offenses, with investigators saying his assets increased by $3 million during his two years as envoy.