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Opposition 'Misinterpreted' Meeting Discussion: Cambodia's Ministry of Interior - Radio Free Asia


Human Rights Watch

Opposition 'Misinterpreted' Meeting Discussion: Cambodia's Ministry of Interior
Radio Free Asia
The case against Sam Rainsy stems from a lawsuit Hun Sen filed against the former opposition chief for suggesting that his ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) was behind the July murder of political analyst Kem Ley. Sam Rainsy had called the killing ...
Cambodia: No Justice for Grenade Victims 20 Years On | Human ...Human Rights Watch
Twenty Years Later, Remembering a Grenade Attack That Killed 17The Cambodia Daily
Cambodia: No Justice For Grenade Victims 20 Years On, Says HRW ...Eurasia Review
Khmer Times -The Phnom Penh Post
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30 Mar 2017 | 2:57 pm

Change Dirt Roads to Paved: CPP Unveils 35 New Slogans - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Change Dirt Roads to Paved: CPP Unveils 35 New Slogans
The Cambodia Daily
With the CPP attempting to cast itself as both the agent of social change and the protector against it, the party faces a credibility gap with the electorate, according to John Ciorciari, a Cambodia scholar at the University of Michigan's Gerald R ...

23 Mar 2017 | 6:40 pm

Cambodian Government Blasts Report on CPP Moves Against Opposition - Radio Free Asia


Reliefweb

Cambodian Government Blasts Report on CPP Moves Against Opposition
Radio Free Asia
Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) vice president and APHR member Mu Suchoa on Tuesday described the CPP's moves as aimed at blocking the ability of Cambodia's political opposition to campaign effectively in nationwide commune elections in ...
Death Knell for Democracy: Attacks on Lawmakers and the Threat to Cambodia's InstitutionsReliefweb
Government Slams 'Outrageous' Asean Report on Cambodian PoliticsThe Cambodia Daily
Government slams rights reportKhmer Times

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22 Mar 2017 | 2:29 pm

Asean Report Slams CPP Over Attacks on CNRP - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Asean Report Slams CPP Over Attacks on CNRP
The Cambodia Daily
(Siv Channa/The Cambodia Daily). “In the CPP's haste to ensure that the opposition remains unable to effectively challenge its rule in upcoming electoral contests, it has dispensed with adherence to proper procedures and relied heavily on a politicized ...
Searing report chides CPP's crackdown against opposition, activistsThe Phnom Penh Post

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21 Mar 2017 | 12:34 am

CPP vows to cover funeral costs - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

CPP vows to cover funeral costs
Khmer Times
The ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) has pledged to cover the funeral expenses of Sok An after plans to pay for the event using three billion riel of state cash stirred controversy. CPP Vice-President Say Chhum wrote to Prime Minister Hun Sen on ...
Sok An Cremated in Lavish Ceremony Modest in TurnoutThe Cambodia Daily
Ceremony sees off Sok AnThe Phnom Penh Post

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19 Mar 2017 | 12:05 pm

Adhoc president urges leniency from CPP - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Adhoc president urges leniency from CPP
Khmer Times
Thun Saray, who has been away on an extended mission in Canada since last year, said in a 13-minute long video that the political situation in Cambodia seemed to be heating up and should it continue, it may result in “unclear” situations, particularly ...
Cambodia Rights Official Calls for Minister of Justice to ResignRadio Free Asia
From Canada, Adhoc President Finally Urges Gov't to Release StaffThe Cambodia Daily

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15 Mar 2017 | 12:04 pm

Will Move to Cap Microfinance Interest Rates Backfire on CPP? - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Will Move to Cap Microfinance Interest Rates Backfire on CPP?
The Cambodia Daily
Mr. Eysan said the CPP and the government had examined the issue and consulted with the National Bank—which in turn talked with MFIs—to consider all the aspects of microlending in devising its policy. However, Huot Ieng Tong, chairman of the Cambodia ...

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14 Mar 2017 | 6:33 pm

Jailed Deputy Commune Chief Quits Opposition, Joins CPP - The Cambodia Daily


Khmer Times

Jailed Deputy Commune Chief Quits Opposition, Joins CPP
The Cambodia Daily
A deputy commune chief jailed last month announced his resignation from the CNRP on Thursday to join the ruling party, and a relative of a second jailed opposition commune official said he was approached to defect, but rejected the offer. Ly Sokun, the ...
Ruling Party Studies Legality of Opposition Campaign SloganVOA Khmer (English)
CNRP: Election slogan to stayKhmer Times

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9 Mar 2017 | 5:31 pm

Defying CPP, CNRP to Keep Slogan - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Defying CPP, CNRP to Keep Slogan
The Cambodia Daily
A vice president for the opposition CNRP said the party would not abandon its overarching slogan for the upcoming commune elections despite a threat from the ruling CPP to sue over what it called an “insulting” message amounting to incitement. At a ...
Cambodia's Ruling Party Threatens Lawsuit Over Opposition SloganRadio Free Asia
CNRP: slogan shall remainThe Phnom Penh Post
The tangled web: how leaks, lies and fake news took over Cambodian politicsSoutheast Asia Globe

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7 Mar 2017 | 5:38 pm

Pundit Plots CPP Election Victory, Thanks PM's Son for Citizenship - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Pundit Plots CPP Election Victory, Thanks PM's Son for Citizenship
The Cambodia Daily
Joseph Matthews, a Pakistani national married to a Cambodian woman, has been one of the rare voices among political commentators who aren't Khmer but pontificate squarely on the side of the long-ruling CPP. In interviews with local media, he has ...

2 Mar 2017 | 5:31 pm