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Why the US needs the Office of Global Criminal Justice Led by a Senate-Confirmed Ambassador-at-Large - Just Security


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Why the US needs the Office of Global Criminal Justice Led by a Senate-Confirmed Ambassador-at-Large
Just Security
By holding major perpetrators of atrocity crimes to account, such as Liberia's Charles Taylor, Chad's Hissene Habre, and Cambodia's Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, these courts have helped to counter impunity, conveying clearly that atrocity crimes are ...

26 Jul 2017 | 8:18 am

Party Law Sails Through; SRP Mulls Name Change - The Cambodia ... - The Cambodia Daily


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Party Law Sails Through; SRP Mulls Name Change - The Cambodia ...
The Cambodia Daily
The Constitutional Council surprised almost no one on Tuesday when it deemed a string of controversial amendments to the Law on Political Parties to be ...
CNRP meets as new Party Law clears council, National, Phnom ...The Phnom Penh Post

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25 Jul 2017 | 6:42 pm

King Flies Out Of Country, Dodging Party Law Signing - The Cambodia Daily


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King Flies Out Of Country, Dodging Party Law Signing
The Cambodia Daily
Senate President Say Chhum, left, Interior Minister Sar Kheng, Prime Minister Hun Sen and National Assembly President Heng Samrin see off King Sihamoni at Phnom Penh airport on Sunday. (Khem Sovannara). The far-reaching legislative revisions bar ...
Party chief sends thank you message to Cambodian KingViet Nam News

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23 Jul 2017 | 7:06 pm

Party leader meets with Cambodian Senate President - Viet Nam News


Viet Nam News

Party leader meets with Cambodian Senate President
Viet Nam News
PHNOM PENH — General Secretary of the Communist Party of Việt Nam (CPV) Nguyễn Phú Trọng held a meeting in Phnom Penh on Thursday with Vice President of the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) and President of the Senate of Cambodia, ...

22 Jul 2017 | 9:03 pm

Vietnam treasures relations with Cambodia: Party chief - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/ (press release)


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Vietnam treasures relations with Cambodia: Party chief
http://en.vietnamplus.vn/ (press release)
Congratulating Cambodia on its successful organisation of commune/ward elections in 2017, the Vietnamese leader expressed his belief that the country will successfully organise next elections, especially the Senate and general elections in 2018.

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20 Jul 2017 | 9:31 am

CNRP Begins Changing Signs As Party Law Clears Senate - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

CNRP Begins Changing Signs As Party Law Clears Senate
The Cambodia Daily
Teav Vannol, a senator and acting party president with the Sam Rainsy Party (SRP), said the party, like the CNRP when the National Assembly voted on the amendments, had sat out the vote because it narrowed the political space for Cambodian democracy.
Party law changes clear SenateThe Phnom Penh Post

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18 Jul 2017 | 6:31 pm

Senate passes controversial legal amendments to sideline Rainsy - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Senate passes controversial legal amendments to sideline Rainsy
The Phnom Penh Post
The Cambodian Senate, as predicted, passed contentious changes to the Law on Political Parties this morning in a bid to erase self-exiled opposition figure Sam Rainsy from Cambodia's political scene. The amendments – which prohibit a party from using ...
Senate backs anti-Rainsy lawKhmer Times

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18 Jul 2017 | 6:53 am

Jailed SRP Senator's Wife Unanimously Approved as Replacement - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Jailed SRP Senator's Wife Unanimously Approved as Replacement
The Cambodia Daily
The Senate on Thursday unanimously approved Kun Lum Ang to take her jailed husband's Sam Rainsy Party (SRP) seat in the chamber and added a new seat to the body to mirror a change in the lower house. Ms. Lum Ang's husband, Hong Sok Hour, ...
Wife joins Senate as Sok Hour loses appealKhmer Times

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29 Jun 2017 | 4:55 pm

Why Cambodia's Future Could Be Shaped By Its Senate - The Diplomat


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Why Cambodia's Future Could Be Shaped By Its Senate
The Diplomat
It has been more than three weeks since Cambodia's commune elections. But one issue flirting on the edge of debate has been the Senate, Cambodia's upper house. For many pundits, it's inconsequential. Its six-yearly elections come and go without much ...

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29 Jun 2017 | 1:06 pm

Wife of Imprisoned SRP Senator Tapped to Fill His Position - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Wife of Imprisoned SRP Senator Tapped to Fill His Position
The Cambodia Daily
Mr. Sok Hour was sentenced to seven years in prison in November for posting a fake border treaty between Vietnam and Cambodia on Facebook. The opposition has claimed the treaty merely contained a mistranslation. Ms. Lum Ang, 58, is currently the head ...
Wife of jailed senator in line for his jobKhmer Times

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27 Jun 2017 | 6:52 pm