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U.S. Embassy Celebrates The United States of America’s 245th Independence Day

For Immediate Release  July 5, 2021  2021/10  PHNOM PENH, Cambodia – To mark the 245th anniversary of U.S. independence, the United States Embassy Phnom Penh is delighted to announce its celebration of the 4th of July, America’s Independence Day. This year the Embassy posted a video spectacular on its Facebook page on July 4, 2021.  U.S. Ambassador W. Patrick Murphy and Ms. Kathleen Norman presided over the video celebration this year from the Ambassador’s residence ...
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2021 Trafficking in Persons Report: Cambodia

CAMBODIA: Tier 2 Watch List The Government of Cambodia does not fully meet the minimum standards for the elimination of trafficking but is making significant efforts to do so. These efforts included improving data collection and monitoring of prosecutions and convictions of traffickers, as well as victim identification data, throughout the entire country; continuing to ...
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Mekong-U.S. Partnership Senior Officials’ Meeting

MEDIA NOTE For Immediate Release June 30, 2021  On June 29, Senior Bureau Official for the Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs Kin Moy co-hosted with Cambodia the first annual Mekong-U.S. Partnership Senior Officials’ Meeting.  The ASEAN Secretariat joined the meeting as an observer. Senior Bureau Official Moy emphasized that the United States is ...
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U.S. Embassy Phnom Penh Statement on the USAID Greening Prey Lang Funding Redirect

The American and Cambodian people share a common desire to protect the Earth’s valuable natural resources to achieve sustainable development, reverse trends leading to climate change, and conserve wildlife and biodiversity for future generations.  The United States has invested more than $100 million in programs that combat these problems in Cambodia through the U.S. Agency for International ...
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