The UN steps up its battle against starvation in Yemen with a UJS$32 million aid.
Written by Kim Pichpinun, “Sad Wedding Music” gives readers another aspect of the suffering of one person who had encountered two different miserable times during the time of Lon Nol and Pol Pot. Published by Khmer Writers Association in 1998, the book earned the 2nd prize of 7 January Literature Award in 1997.
A civil war between Houthi rebels and a Saudi-backed government has led to spiraling food prices. DW’s Nicolas Martin writes that as more people face starvation, aid groups warn the crisis could trigger the world’s worst famine in 100 years.
The history of Cambodia is forever scarred by the Khmer Rouge regime, during which more than 2 million people were killed or died due to overwork, disease or starvation.
Is Cambodia going to hell? Are we plagued by communal violence as currently witnessed in Myanmar and Sri Lanka? Are Cambodians being threatened by starvation, as in South Sudan?
World powers have imposed growing sanctions on North Korea for its nuclear and ballistic missile programmes.