Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Cambodia Reminds Police Not to Carry Guns Off Duty

Cambodian authorities are cracking down on gun-related violence — by reminding police officers they are banned from carrying firearms while off duty. National Police spokesman Gen. Kirt Chatharith said Tuesday the Interior Ministry issued the ban several years ago, but Phnom Penh city police chief Chhoun Sovann this week reminded officers of the regulation because of a recent spate of gun-related crime. Last month an off-duty police officer allegedly shot dead two people and wounded a...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter