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Ben Doherty

Ben Doherty

    UN: Australia violates torture laws
    UN: Australia violates torture laws
    Australia is systematically violating the international Convention Against Torture by detaining children in immigration detention and holding asylum...
    Tourists' millions elude the poor locals' nets
    Tourists' millions elude the poor locals' nets
    Boa is 19, the sixth of 11 children. With all of his family, he lives in a small thatched two-room house on the outskirts of Siem Reap.
    Angkor's away
    Angkor's away
    The five-star hotels around the ancient temples of Angkor are oases of green -- sleek new buildings ringed by tropical forests and sprawling lawns....
    Burma poll holds little promise
    Burma poll holds little promise
    Burma will hold its first elections in two decades on November 7, the ruling military junta has announced, amid widespread international expectations that the poll will be neither free nor fair....