The International Court of Justice ruled in 1962 that the Preah Vihear temple belongs to Cambodia, rejecting Thai claims. Now Cambodia's World Heritage bid reignited Thai resentment and there have been small armed clashes. Mary Kay Magistad reports.
Three hundred and seventy five people died in the stampede at a festival in Cambodia. Twice as many more were injured after panic spread through the crowds as the water festival was coming to a close.The BBC's Alistair Leithead has the story.
Author Loung Ung says the deaths at Cambodia's water festival represent the first major trauma experienced by Cambodians since Pol Pot.Ung, the author of ï¿½First They Killed My Father,ï¿½ speaks with anchor Lisa Mullins.
The city in northern Cambodia our Geo Quiz takes us today is a gateway city for international tourists to Angkor. That's Cambodia's world heritage site with its temples that date back to 12th century Khmer civilization.
We're on the Indochinese peninsula for this Geo Quiz, looking for the name of a southeast Asian forest. It's home to indigenous Kui people who've lived in the forest for centuries. Illegal logging and mining are taking a toll on the ancient forest.
Monday was an historic day for the people of Cambodia. Opening statements in the war crimes trial against three former leaders of the notorious Khmer Rouge regime, began in the Cambodian capital, Phnom Penh.