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Hun Sen Pledges to Keep Cambodia's Elections on Schedule - Radio Free Asia


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Hun Sen Pledges to Keep Cambodia's Elections on Schedule
Radio Free Asia
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Friday said the country's commune elections that will decide a host of local offices across the nation will be conducted as scheduled. “The election in Cambodia will proceed regularly, and nothing will change the ...
Cambodia's JC Int'l Airlines adds maiden pair of aircraftch-aviation

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24 Feb 2017 | 2:10 pm

Cambodia's leader just cracked down on the opposition, and the ... - Washington Post


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Cambodia's leader just cracked down on the opposition, and the ...
Washington Post
On Monday, Cambodia's National Assembly passed 22 amendments to the country's Law on Political Parties. The law was pushed by Prime Minister Hun Sen, ...
Jailed CNRP, SRP officials leave partiesThe Phnom Penh Post

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24 Feb 2017 | 7:02 am

Jailed Opposition Members Quit Over New Law - The Cambodia Daily


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Jailed Opposition Members Quit Over New Law
The Cambodia Daily
Opposition senator Hong Sok Hour is escorted from the Phnom Penh Municipal Court in 2015 after the first day of his trial on incitement and forgery charges. (Siv Channa/The Cambodia Daily). Mr. Sovannara is serving a 20-year jail sentence after being ...

24 Feb 2017 | 5:04 am

Let state Sen. Janet Nguyen be heard - OCRegister


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Let state Sen. Janet Nguyen be heard
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She had risen to offer remarks critical of the late former Sen. Tom Hayden for his opposition to American involvement in Vietnam, which included friendly visits to communist North Vietnam and Cambodia during the war. On Tuesday, Hayden was lionized in ...
A state senator is removed from the chamber for her comments ...Los Angeles Times
California senator removed from floor after criticizing late lawmaker Tom HaydenSacramento Bee

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24 Feb 2017 | 2:03 am

Party-Busting Bill Passed in 'Final Blow' to Democracy - The Cambodia Daily


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Party-Busting Bill Passed in 'Final Blow' to Democracy
The Cambodia Daily
Prime Minister Hun Sen, center, attends a session of the National Assembly in Phnom Penh on Monday for a vote on amendments to the Law on Political Parties. (Siv Channa/The Cambodia Daily). Prime Minister Hun Sen, who has ruled the country for more ...

20 Feb 2017 | 5:35 pm

Cambodia MPs back law barring PM Hun Sen's long-time rival - BBC News


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Cambodia MPs back law barring PM Hun Sen's long-time rival
BBC News
Cambodia's parliament has approved legal changes that will effectively bar Prime Minister Hun Sen's main rival from participating in politics. Sam Rainsy now lives in exile due to what he says is a politically motivated defamation conviction. The ...
Hun Sen Hints at Military Action If He Loses Cambodia's ElectionRadio Free Asia
Cambodia changes political rules in 'triumph of dictatorship', critics sayABC Online
Cambodia lawmakers approve law threatening opposition partyABC News
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20 Feb 2017 | 6:28 am

A Year After Letter to Hun Sen, US Senator Says Little Sign of Progress in Cambodia - VOA Khmer (English)


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A Year After Letter to Hun Sen, US Senator Says Little Sign of Progress in Cambodia
VOA Khmer (English)
One year ago this month, seven U.S. senators sent a letter to Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen expressing their concerns over the human rights situation in Cambodia. One year later, one of the seven senators who initiated the letter says he's not ...

16 Feb 2017 | 12:19 pm

WATCH: Ashton Kutcher recounts horrors of human trafficking during Senate hearing speech - New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV


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WATCH: Ashton Kutcher recounts horrors of human trafficking during Senate hearing speech
New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
"I've seen video content of a child that is the same age as mine, being raped by a American man that was a sex tourist in Cambodia," Kutcher said. "And this child was so conditioned by her environment that she thought she was engaging in play." Kutcher ...
Ashton Kutcher makes emotional appeal to US senators to tackle child sexual abuseTelegraph.co.uk
Ashton Kutcher nearly breaks down at Senate hearing on sex traffickingWashington Examiner
Ashton Kutcher's organisation identifies 2000 child victims of trafficking in six monthsThe Independent
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15 Feb 2017 | 12:40 pm

Gov't Prepares to Bar Politicians With Criminal Convictions From ... - VOA Khmer (English)


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Gov't Prepares to Bar Politicians With Criminal Convictions From ...
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Cambodia's King Norodom Sihamoni, second right, poses for photograph altogether with Hun Sen, right, Cambodian Prime Minister, Chea Sim, second left, ...

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14 Feb 2017 | 10:15 am

In Duterte's footsteps, Hun Sen launches a drug war - Asia Times


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In Duterte's footsteps, Hun Sen launches a drug war
Asia Times
A United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) report issued in February 2016 said Cambodia was a growing transportation hub for the trafficking of heroin and methamphetamine produced in the Golden Triangle – the shared border area of Myanmar, ...

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9 Feb 2017 | 4:01 am