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Preah Sihanouk provincial police held a press conference in June 2022 after seizing a cache of illegal weapons. A photo posted on the National Police website.

Officials in Sihanoukville insist crime no longer a threat

Police said this week they were addressing crime in Sihanoukville at “the root,” and insisted the public had no need to worry about the coastal area that had become a hotbed of violent crimes including kidnapping, robbery, drugs, and large scale human trafficking.
A woman reads articles on social media. Photo taken on June 23, 2022. CamboJA/ Pring Samrang

Government, Unesco developing digital literacy plan for Cambodians

Coming from a rural ethnic community in Ratanakiri province, 21-year-old Roman Sreynorn said she had never been taught how to distinguish real news from fake news -- or what is known as Digital Literacy. Because of this, she said, she’s been guilty of sometimes sharing misinformation unintentionally.