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November 5, 2000 | DAVID LAMB, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a musty old villa on Street 240, Lao Mong Hay and his staff of 26 Cambodians--four of them security guards--play a high-stakes game as commandos for democratic reform. In their cross hairs are Cambodia's tough-guy prime minister and the country's tradition of human rights abuse. Ask the bespectacled Hay what he thinks of the government and the words "elements of fascism" creep into his assessment. Prime Minister Hun Sen?
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November 5, 2000 | DAVID LAMB, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a musty old villa on Street 240, Lao Mong Hay and his staff of 26 Cambodians--four of them security guards--play a high-stakes game as commandos for democratic reform. In their cross hairs are Cambodia's tough-guy prime minister and the country's tradition of human rights abuse. Ask the bespectacled Hay what he thinks of the government and the words "elements of fascism" creep into his assessment. Prime Minister Hun Sen?
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April 27, 2000 | SCOTT MARTELLE and MAI TRAN, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
In a throwback to Cold War-era strategies, Vietnam's Communist government today begins a daily satellite TV broadcast to North America aimed at expatriate Vietnamese. While skeptics question the broadcast's impact, timing of the kickoff--three days before the 25th anniversary of the fall of Saigon--has inflamed passions among Vietnamese emigres who view Vietnam's "Liberation Day," April 30, as the blackest day in what they call Black April.
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January 8, 1995 | SHIRLEY SLATER and HARRY BASCH
One of the sometimes-overlooked benefits of taking cruises is how much you can learn from guest lecturers and specialized programs offered aboard some ships, both from the scheduled seminars and those one-on-one conversations that happen so easily on deck.
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