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Court Complaint Filed Against Cambodia Daily Reporters - The Cambodia Daily


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Court Complaint Filed Against Cambodia Daily Reporters
The Cambodia Daily
Two Cambodia Daily reporters stand accused of incitement and threatening voters in a complaint filed to the Ratanakkiri Provincial Court on Thursday, a court official said on Sunday, even after a prior complaint against the journalists was resolved by ...

28 May 2017 | 6:37 pm

Information Minister Condemned for 'Intimidation' of Journalists Covering Election - VOA Khmer (English)


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Information Minister Condemned for 'Intimidation' of Journalists Covering Election
VOA Khmer (English)
A journalists' association in Cambodia has condemned information minister Khieu Kanharith for publishing the passport details of a Canadian reporter covering the upcoming elections for a local newspaper. The Overseas Press Club of Cambodia said in a ...

26 May 2017 | 12:51 pm

Hun Sen Scolds Media During Forum Session - The Cambodia Daily


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Hun Sen Scolds Media During Forum Session
The Cambodia Daily
Prime Minister Hun Sen used a news conference at Thursday's World Economic Forum on Asean in Phnom Penh to warn that two foreign-owned news outlets, including The Cambodia Daily, were “against” the government and that journalists who did not ...

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12 May 2017 | 12:05 am

Hun Sen pays journalist's medical bills - Khmer Times


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Hun Sen pays journalist's medical bills
Khmer Times
Saing Soenrith says he has been sick for more than a decade, and needs a kidney transplant. KT/Chor Sokunthea. Prime Minister Hun Sen has donated $20,000 to a Cambodia Daily journalist suffering from chronic kidney disease. Mr Hun Sen made the ...
PM, minister donate $25K to sick reporterThe Phnom Penh Post

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10 May 2017 | 12:48 pm

Radio Free Asia Journalist Back on the Air—From Washington - The Cambodia Daily


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Radio Free Asia Journalist Back on the Air—From Washington
The Cambodia Daily
The journalist who had been leading Radio Free Asia's (RFA) news operations in Cambodia returned to the airwaves on Wednesday for the first time since he left the country and a day after a court issued a warrant for his arrest. Radio personality Huot ...
Court Issues Warrant for US-Based Journalist's ArrestVOA Khmer (English)

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4 May 2017 | 5:25 pm

Radio Free Asia journalist flees Cambodia under legal threat - CPJ Press Freedom Online


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Radio Free Asia journalist flees Cambodia under legal threat
CPJ Press Freedom Online
Vuthy, the U.S.-government-funded radio station's deputy director for Cambodia, left the country on April 29 after receiving a summons to appear in court on May 2 on charges that he failed to identify himself as a journalist during a prison visit with ...

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3 May 2017 | 10:24 am

Court Issues Arrest Warrant for Runaway RFA Journalist - The Cambodia Daily


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Court Issues Arrest Warrant for Runaway RFA Journalist
The Cambodia Daily
Mr. Vuthy, RFA's deputy director for Cambodia, left the country on Friday and returned to the U.S., fearing for his safety amid concerns that the law would not be applied fairly in his case, the station said in a statement issued on Monday. He is ...
Court vows to pursue RFA journalistKhmer Times
Court seeks arrest of RFA reporterThe Phnom Penh Post

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2 May 2017 | 7:01 pm

Journalist, Now in US, Will Not Appear in Court, RFA Says - The Cambodia Daily


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Journalist, Now in US, Will Not Appear in Court, RFA Says
The Cambodia Daily
A Radio Free Asia (RFA) journalist summoned to appear in court today over accusations that he falsely identified himself during a prison visit last month has traveled to Washington and will not return to Cambodia, RFA said on Monday. Huot Khin Vuthy ...
Fearing safety, RFA reporter in USThe Phnom Penh Post
Cambodian journalist charged with sneaking into prison defaults on ...Xinhua

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1 May 2017 | 6:43 pm

Veteran Journalist Hopes Photo Exhibition Can Bridge Cambodia's Generational Divide - VOA Khmer (English)


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Veteran Journalist Hopes Photo Exhibition Can Bridge Cambodia's Generational Divide
VOA Khmer (English)
John Burgess, an American author and former Washington Post journalist, will launch the exhibition, titled “Cambodia Reawakening: One Year After the Khmer Rouge”, on Wednesday at Footprint Cafe in Siem Reap. It will run until May 17. The photos chart ...

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1 May 2017 | 12:31 pm

Journalist Flees Country Days Before Scheduled Court Date - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Journalist Flees Country Days Before Scheduled Court Date
The Cambodia Daily
(Siv Channa/The Cambodia Daily). Mr. Khin Vuthy, known on-air as Chun Chanboth, has denied the accusations, stating he left the space for his job title blank. Interior Ministry spokesman Khieu Sopheak said on Sunday that the journalist left Phnom Penh ...
Jail trip journalist flees countryKhmer Times
RFA's Chanboth will not face court, return to CambodiaThe Phnom Penh Post

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30 Apr 2017 | 6:47 pm