Ukraine Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba gifts cufflinks to Information Minister Khieu Kanharith at the Asean Summit in Phnom Penh's Sokha Hotel on November 12, 2022. (Danielle Keeton-Olsen/VOD)

Asean Suggests Myanmar Could Be Barred From Future Meetings

A string of high-level meetings has continued back-to-back in Phnom Penh this weekend, with Asean stating it could reconsider Myanmar’s participation in future meetings and the U.N. chief calling for human rights defenders and climate activists in Cambodia to be protected.

Asean Summit: What’s on the Agenda

Myanmar and Ukraine are expected to be key topics as the Asean Summit — and at least 12 side summits — kick off in Phnom Penh Thursday.

Printed photograph put on auction by Vitalik Denys. (Supplied)

Art Auction for Ukraine to Showcase Cambodian, Ukrainian Artists

“Not all people would pay attention. … Most people can say: It’s somewhere far away. … You’re giving us energy and motivation.” Photographer Vitalik Denys speaks from Ukraine on participating in an art auction tonight in Phnom Penh to raise funds for his country.

Prime Minister Hun Sen speaks to Social Affairs Minister Vong Soth at a government event in Prey Veng on March 17, 2022.

Cambodia Open to Taking Ukrainian Refugees: Hun Sen

Cambodia would take on refugees from the war in Ukraine if they fled to Cambodia, Prime Minister Hun Sen said on Thursday, and reminded Cambodians to not volunteer to fight in eastern European country.