Asia Pacific: Cambodia


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Cambodia is a country located in the southern portion of the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia. It is bordered by Thailand, Laos, Vietnam and the Gulf of Thailand.

With a population of over 15 million, Cambodia is the 70th most populous country in the world. The capital and largest city is Phnom Penh.

The country faces numerous challenges and sociopolitical issues, including widespread poverty, pervasive corruption, lack of political freedoms, low human development, and a high rate of hunger.