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Manipulated images of smiling Khmer Rouge victims prompt Cambodia to threaten Vice media with legal action

Irish artist Matt Loughrey’s reworked pictures of people murdered in Cambodia’s Killing Fields, published by Vice, may have broken country’s Archives Act

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The US announces plans to to return more Khmer Cambodian artefacts, adding momentum to Cambodia's quest for restitution

Cambodian officials believe the last two looted works out of seven are in Denver Art Museum and the Cleveland Museum of Art

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Khmer sculpture handed back to Cambodia

An attempt to smuggle it was thwarted in the US

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US imposes import restriction on certain Khmer artefacts

“The pillage of such items from Cambodia is an emergency”

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Thai government evaluates Cambodia transshipment trade to crack down on looting and smuggling of treasures

Import restrictions are imposed on Khmer kingdoms artefacts

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Dispute over loans for Khmer art exhibition at Paris's Grand Palais has reached a compromise

Government ministers quarrel over paperwork, but also over the care and safety of 'sacred and symbolic' treasures

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Despite progressing towards negotiated peace, the Cambodian temples of Angkor are in great danger

Warfare, politics, the art trade and unwise conservation are damaging the abandoned capital