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Cambodia morning news for March 22, 2019 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for March 22, 2019  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for March 22, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

21 Mar 2019 | 7:13 pm

Cambodia morning news for March 19, 2019 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for March 19, 2019  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for March 19, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

18 Mar 2019 | 7:18 pm

Cambodian PM tells lawyers to prepare $2M lawsuit | #AsiaNewsNetwork - Eleven Myanmar

Cambodian PM tells lawyers to prepare $2M lawsuit | #AsiaNewsNetwork  Eleven Myanmar

Phanom Penh (Phnom Penh Post) - Prime Minister Hun Sen has told his lawyers to prepare a lawsuit to demand $2 million compensation from property seized ...

13 Mar 2019 | 9:12 pm

Xenophobia in Cambodia: Is It an Issue? - IPP-REVIEW

Xenophobia in Cambodia: Is It an Issue?  IPP-REVIEW

Xenophobia in Cambodia is a serious issue which should not be ignored or taken lightly. One example was a violent riot against Thai embassy and Thai ...

13 Mar 2019 | 8:32 pm

Cambodia morning news for March 13, 2019 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for March 13, 2019  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for March 13, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

12 Mar 2019 | 7:11 pm

Cambodia morning news for March 12, 2019 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for March 12, 2019  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for March 12, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

11 Mar 2019 | 7:13 pm

Cambodia morning news for March 8 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for March 8  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for March 8, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

8 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Asean morning news for March 8 - AEC News Today

Asean morning news for March 8  AEC News Today

All the Asean news you need to know for March 8, 2019. Asean news, Asean Economic Community, Asean English news, Asean business news, Asean news ...

8 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: the case for freeing Kem Sokha | Article - Asia Times

Cambodia: the case for freeing Kem Sokha | Article  Asia Times

US and EU are calling for the opposition leader's release after 18 months in detention but it's not clear yet the government is listening.

7 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia morning news for March 5 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for March 5  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for March 5, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

5 Mar 2019 | 2:00 am

Rainsy told to 'respect forfeit' - The Phnom Penh Post

Rainsy told to 'respect forfeit'  The Phnom Penh Post

A senior former Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) official has said he believed Prime Minister Hun Sen would win the wager on the legal status of party ...

15 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia, Thailand boost cooperation along border - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia, Thailand boost cooperation along border  The Cambodia Daily

Cambodian Defense Minister Gen. Tea Banh will meet with his Thai counterpart Gen. Prawit Wongsuwon this week to discuss cooperation along their border, ...

13 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Government dismisses VN immigrant claims - The Phnom Penh Post

Government dismisses VN immigrant claims  The Phnom Penh Post

Senior government officials on Wednesday rejected claims in a report by Hanoi-based daily, Viet Nam News (VNS), that quotes a senior Vietnamese official as ...

31 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Government to follow court's wishes should Rainsy make a return - The Phnom Penh Post

Government to follow court's wishes should Rainsy make a return  The Phnom Penh Post

A government statement on Tuesday said legal action would be taken against former opposition leader Sam Rainsy should the Supreme Court request it, if he ...

24 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

CNRP 'preparing budget for the return of Rainsy' - The Phnom Penh Post

CNRP 'preparing budget for the return of Rainsy'  The Phnom Penh Post

The permanent committee of the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) held a meeting in Lowell, Massachusetts, in the US on ...

22 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

World View: Cambodia's Hun Sen Threatens to Kill Opposition Politicians if E.U. Ends Preferences - Breitbart

World View: Cambodia's Hun Sen Threatens to Kill Opposition Politicians if E.U. Ends Preferences  Breitbart

Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen is threatening to kill opposition politicians without a European Union deal.

17 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Minister of Interior discusses border issues in Vietnam visit, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Minister of Interior discusses border issues in Vietnam visit, National  The Phnom Penh Post

Minister of Interior Sar Kheng on Wednesday began a five-day visit to Ho Chi Minh City, on which border issues and the continued cooperation between ...

11 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia morning news for January 9 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for January 9  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for January 9, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

9 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge fall still dominates Cambodian politics 40 years on - Al Jazeera English

Khmer Rouge fall still dominates Cambodian politics 40 years on  Al Jazeera English

Large celebrations set to take place in Cambodian capital to mark 40th anniversary of 'Victory Over Genocide Day'.

6 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia-Vietnam ties: From 'liberator' to a major trade partner - Khmer Times

Cambodia-Vietnam ties: From 'liberator' to a major trade partner  Khmer Times

There has been an ebb and flow in Cambodia's relations with Vietnam, 40 years after Vietnamese troops helped 'liberate' the country from the yoke of the ...

28 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

CNRP: Rainsy set for return to Cambodia - The Phnom Penh Post

CNRP: Rainsy set for return to Cambodia  The Phnom Penh Post

A facebook post over the weekend claimed Cambodia National Rescue Party acting president Sam Rainsy will return to Cambodia “before Khmer New Year” ...

24 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Sok Eysan: 'Convict' sent 'secret' message to PM - The Phnom Penh Post

Sok Eysan: 'Convict' sent 'secret' message to PM  The Phnom Penh Post

Senior Cambodian People's Party (CPP) officials claimed on Wednesday that former opposition leader Sam Rainsy recently sent a “secret” message to Prime ...

20 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Why Cambodia's opposition failed? - The Asean Post

Why Cambodia's opposition failed?  The Asean Post

Cambodian Prime Minister, Hun Sen's authoritarian crackdown has rendered his critics defenceless. His last major blow to the opposition was the dissolution of ...

19 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Lawmakers OK Measure to Ease Political Ban - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodian Lawmakers OK Measure to Ease Political Ban  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The legislation that could allow a five-year ban on political activity by top opposition politicians to be lifted.

13 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Critics, activists and trade unionists in Cambodia: on the verge of outlaw status? - Equal Times

Critics, activists and trade unionists in Cambodia: on the verge of outlaw status?  Equal Times

This article is accompanied by the mini-documentary "Psychological warfare and resistance, 'Made in Cambodia' (in three acts and an epilogue)". Click here to ...

3 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia-Vietnam cooperation pledge - Khmer Times

Cambodia-Vietnam cooperation pledge  Khmer Times

Cambodia and Vietnam vowed to enhance their cooperation on issues of security and affirmed that neither country will allow armed forces of another nation to ...

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

VN border ''largely' marked - The Phnom Penh Post

VN border ''largely' marked  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia and Vietnam have largely completed border demarcation in Ratanakkiri and Mondulkiri provinces at locations agreed by the two parties. But disputed ...

26 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s Kem Sokha Breaks Silence to Mourn Death of Political Opposition Figure - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia’s Kem Sokha Breaks Silence to Mourn Death of Political Opposition Figure  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha on Friday mourned the death this week of a party member in his first public statement after being moved from prison ...

26 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia to Again Search for US Vietnam War Dead - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodia to Again Search for US Vietnam War Dead  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Cambodia has agreed to resume a search effort with the United States for the remains of Americans killed in the Vietnam War, the Foreign Ministry said Sunday, ...

14 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: Free All Political Prisoners - Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Free All Political Prisoners  Human Rights Watch

The Cambodian government should immediately and unconditionally release all those detained for peacefully exercising their fundamental rights.

12 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia opposition leader Kem Sokha freed from jail - Financial Times

Cambodia opposition leader Kem Sokha freed from jail  Financial Times

Release follows criticism of Hun Sen government after one-sided election.

9 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Parliament launches era of one-party rule - The Straits Times

Cambodian Parliament launches era of one-party rule  The Straits Times

PHNOM PENH (AFP) - Cambodia's new Parliament met for the first time on Wednesday (Sept 5), launching an era of one-party rule after an uncontested election ...

5 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Kem Sokha: Jailed for standing up to Cambodia's strongman - BBC News

Kem Sokha: Jailed for standing up to Cambodia's strongman  BBC News

Kem Sokha could have led the opposition to victory in Cambodia but a year after his arrest, remains in jail.

4 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia eases pressure by releasing political prisoners - ucanews

Cambodia eases pressure by releasing political prisoners  ucanews

Cambodia eases pressure by releasing political prisoners. Facing international condemnation over human rights and a flawed election Hun Sen shows his ...

30 Aug 2018 | 12:55 am

Long Beach resident held political prisoner in Cambodia is released - Los Angeles Times

Long Beach resident held political prisoner in Cambodia is released  Los Angeles Times

When a judge ordered Meach Sovannara to spend 20 years in a notorious Cambodian prison, some feared the Long Beach resident had been handed a death ...

28 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Ex-Cambodian opposition lawmaker jailed over map released early - South China Morning Post

Ex-Cambodian opposition lawmaker jailed over map released early  South China Morning Post

A former Cambodian opposition lawmaker who has been a strong critic of the government's handling of demarcating the border with neighbouring Vietnam has ...

25 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s top court denies bail to opposition leader Kem Sokha - South China Morning Post

Cambodia’s top court denies bail to opposition leader Kem Sokha  South China Morning Post

Cambodia opposition leader Kem Sokha was denied bail on Wednesday after almost a year in jail on treason charges that critics say were trumped up by ...

22 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Political Commentator Kim Sok Released After Serving 18-Month Prison Term - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian Political Commentator Kim Sok Released After Serving 18-Month Prison Term  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodian political commentator Kim Sok was released from prison on Friday morning after serving an 18-month jail term for “defamation” and “incitement to ...

17 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia PM slams opposition vote boycott, challenges critics - Reuters

Cambodia PM slams opposition vote boycott, challenges critics  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen lashed out at an election boycott by the dissolved opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party ...

2 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Adrift | Government Confirms Blocking 15 Independent News Sites Over Poll “Disruption” - Voice of America

Cambodia Adrift | Government Confirms Blocking 15 Independent News Sites Over Poll “Disruption”  Voice of America

The Cambodian government has ordered internet *service* providers (ISPs) to block the websites of 15 news websites of independent outlets including Voice of ...

28 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

In 1993, the UN tried to bring democracy to Cambodia. Is that dream dead? - BBC News

In 1993, the UN tried to bring democracy to Cambodia. Is that dream dead?  BBC News

It's been 25 years since the UN tried to bring democracy to war-ravaged Cambodia. Is that dream dead?

28 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Former Cambodia opposition party members fined for vote boycott appeal - Reuters

Former Cambodia opposition party members fined for vote boycott appeal  Reuters

Five former members of Cambodia's outlawed opposition party were found guilty and fined $2500 each on Thursday for calling for a boycott of Sunday's general ...

26 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia puts on armed forces display ahead of election - Reuters

Cambodia puts on armed forces display ahead of election  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodia's armed forces put on a show of power on Wednesday, displaying anti-riot gear and assault rifles at a sports stadium in the ...

24 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

What lies ahead for Cambodia after its next election? - East Asia Forum

What lies ahead for Cambodia after its next election?  East Asia Forum

Author: Vannarith Chheang, ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute Cambodia's upcoming general election on 29 July looks set to be its most controversial since its first.

20 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Adrift | Nobody's Puppet - Voice of America

Cambodia Adrift | Nobody's Puppet  Voice of America

Prime Minister Hun Sen told an American filmmaker he is a patriot who resists any foreign influences, despite allegations to the contrary from Cambodia's ...

19 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Behind Cambodia's electoral silence - Equal Times

Behind Cambodia's electoral silence  Equal Times

Everyone in Phnom Penh remembers the last general elections. The excitement, the mass rallies, the protests, the promises of change and the frenetic activity ...

19 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Boycott sham Cambodian elections, says opponent Rainsy - Reuters

Boycott sham Cambodian elections, says opponent Rainsy  Reuters

PARIS (Reuters) - Cambodians must show Prime Minister Hun Sen that his time is up by boycotting “fake” elections this month, and Western powers need to ...

19 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Adrift | In Enclave With Complex History, the Ruling Party Rules - Voice of America

Cambodia Adrift | In Enclave With Complex History, the Ruling Party Rules  Voice of America

But in a village where Cambodians and ethnic Vietnamese live together peacefully, traditional distrust surfaces in polls.

18 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Adrift | Hun Sen's Biggest Regret: Land Disputes - Voice of America

Cambodia Adrift | Hun Sen's Biggest Regret: Land Disputes  Voice of America

My regret is the lateness of land reform. And solving land disputes…. [W]e should have given land titles to the people more speedily, but we delayed for 10 years ...

18 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

PM Hun Sen says dangers averted - The Phnom Penh Post

PM Hun Sen says dangers averted  The Phnom Penh Post

Delivering a campaign speech from his home via Facebook Live on Thursday, caretaker Prime Minister Hun Sen said his Cambodian People's Party (CPP) had ...

13 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Adrift | Cambodia's Political Turmoil Turns Garment Industry Inside Out - Voice of America

Cambodia Adrift | Cambodia's Political Turmoil Turns Garment Industry Inside Out  Voice of America

With governments in Cambodia's export markets threatening sanctions as Phnom Penh backslides on democratic reforms, garment workers worry about losing ...

12 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Will EU suspend trade deal with Cambodia? - EUobserver

Will EU suspend trade deal with Cambodia?  EUobserver

The EU has been slow to react to the collapse of Cambodian democracy - but if it ever chooses to use it, Brussels has substantial influence and leverage over ...

12 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: dispelling the Malaysia illusion | The Interpreter - The Interpreter

Cambodia: dispelling the Malaysia illusion | The Interpreter  The Interpreter

Cambodia is headed for national elections on 29 July in which, although there are 20 parties contending, there is only one possible victor: the ruling Cambodian ...

11 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Court upholds Rainsy's conviction for 'forgery' - The Phnom Penh Post

Court upholds Rainsy's conviction for 'forgery'  The Phnom Penh Post

The Supreme Court on Monday upheld the five-year prison sentence handed to former Cambodia National Rescue Party president Sam Rainsy for his ...

10 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Adrift | A Life Spent Striving for National Unity - Voice of America

Cambodia Adrift | A Life Spent Striving for National Unity  Voice of America

Son Chhay has been a fixture in Cambodian politics since 1993. A member of the now-dissolved opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), he opted ...

6 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s Government Defends PM Hun Sen’s Handouts to Garment Workers - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia’s Government Defends PM Hun Sen’s Handouts to Garment Workers  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen has spent millions of U.S. dollars of the national budget on handouts to garment workers at rallies, a government ...

6 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Garment workers pressured to vote in looming Cambodia elections - Nikkei Asian Review

Garment workers pressured to vote in looming Cambodia elections  Nikkei Asian Review

PHNOM PENH -- With Cambodia's national elections fast approaching, garment workers who had largely backed the opposition in the last poll say they are.

5 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Pressure, threats for Cambodian garment workers ahead of election - Asian Correspondent

Pressure, threats for Cambodian garment workers ahead of election  Asian Correspondent

GARMENT workers in Cambodia are facing pressure from their bosses to vote in the upcoming July general election amid calls to boycott the one-sided contest ...

4 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

China in Vogue, But Vietnam Still Hun Sen's Lifeline - The Diplomat

China in Vogue, But Vietnam Still Hun Sen's Lifeline  The Diplomat

Has Hun Sen's embrace of Beijing loosened the CPP's relationship with Vietnam?

26 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Adrift | “The CPP Will Lead the Country Forever” - Voice of America

Cambodia Adrift | “The CPP Will Lead the Country Forever”  Voice of America

Phnom Penh, Cambodia The course of Sok Eysan's life was set one day in 1979 as he wandered the streets of the Cambodian capital, desperate and alone.

25 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

CNRP Lawmakers Not Allowed to Visit Banned Party’s Political Prisoners - Radio Free Asia

CNRP Lawmakers Not Allowed to Visit Banned Party’s Political Prisoners  Radio Free Asia

Five lawmakers seeking to visit 15 colleagues were rebuffed by prison official, who cites their ex-lawmaker status.

25 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s Vireak Chey National Park Under Siege From Illegal Vietnamese Loggers: Activist - Radio Free Asia

Cambodia’s Vireak Chey National Park Under Siege From Illegal Vietnamese Loggers: Activist  Radio Free Asia

Cambodia's Vireak Chey National Park, which straddles Stung Treng and Rattanakiri provinces, is under siege from “hundreds of Vietnamese” illegally crossing ...

21 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Everything you need to know about the Cambodian election - Asian Correspondent

Everything you need to know about the Cambodian election  Asian Correspondent

CAMBODIA is no stranger to political turmoil and autocratic rule. And in the lead up to the July 29 general election, these old tropes are once again coming to the ...

20 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Court Summons Former Opposition Leader Sam Rainsy on Lèse-Majesté Charges - Radio Free Asia

Cambodian Court Summons Former Opposition Leader Sam Rainsy on Lèse-Majesté Charges  Radio Free Asia

A court in Cambodia has summoned former president of the now-dissolved opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Sam Rainsy as a suspect in a ...

20 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Why has the Cambodian government made tens of thousands of ethnic Vietnamese people stateless? - Equal Times

Why has the Cambodian government made tens of thousands of ethnic Vietnamese people stateless?  Equal Times

Keo Samoeun has helped construct dozens of buildings throughout Phnom Penh. In the past, he repaired villas damaged during the Khmer Rouge era and he is ...

12 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

The former Khmer Rouge commander who still leads Cambodia is again stoking anti-American sentiment - The Washington Post

The former Khmer Rouge commander who still leads Cambodia is again stoking anti-American sentiment  The Washington Post

With elections approaching, Hun Sen is casting the United States as the boogeyman in a widening crackdown on democratic institutions.

14 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Thai–Cambodian fugitive deal won't mend relations - East Asia Forum

Thai–Cambodian fugitive deal won't mend relations  East Asia Forum

Author: Nicole Jenne, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile. In March 2018, Cambodia and Thailand announced plans for several joint initiatives relating to ...

11 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Lesser known border tensions between Cambodia and Vietnam - The ASEAN Post

Lesser known border tensions between Cambodia and Vietnam  The ASEAN Post

In its modern guise (from 1996 onwards), the tensions between both ASEAN countries relate to an omnipresent border issue that encompasses both, land and ...

9 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia and Thailand go after foreign fugitives | - ASEAN TODAY

Cambodia and Thailand go after foreign fugitives |  ASEAN TODAY

Cambodia and Thailand look set to cooperate to bring "foreign fugitives" to justice. By doing so, they stand accused of illegal behaviour themselves.

5 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

A People in Limbo, Many Living Entirely on the Water - New York Times

A People in Limbo, Many Living Entirely on the Water  New York Times

Floating villages spread across the surface of the Mekong River's waterways, playing host to ethnic Vietnamese whose status in Cambodian society is ...

28 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen, Cambodia’s ruler, has been in power too long - The Economist

Hun Sen, Cambodia’s ruler, has been in power too long  The Economist

A COUNTRY boy, Hun Sen gets up early and works hard. He is said to spend hours every morning on his treadmill, to counter the ravages of his earlier years as ...

22 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Joins China for Military Drills as US Relations Cool - Voice of America

Cambodia Joins China for Military Drills as US Relations Cool  Voice of America

Hundreds of Cambodian and Chinese soldiers began a 15-day joint military exercise in central Cambodia this week, involving live-fire rocket launches from ...

18 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Rainsy may face more legal action - Khmer Times

Rainsy may face more legal action  Khmer Times

Sam Rainsy might face a legal action over a video suggesting to cede Cambodia's northeast provinces to Vietnam's Montagnards.

8 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

As Cambodia's Senate Vote Nears, Fear Quiets Political Discussions - Voice of America

As Cambodia's Senate Vote Nears, Fear Quiets Political Discussions  Voice of America

A fourth national Senate election campaign is in full swing in Cambodia, with candidates fanning out to rural areas to drum up support among commune ...

21 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

U.S. renews grant for clearing bombs in Cambodia - Reuters UK

U.S. renews grant for clearing bombs in Cambodia  Reuters UK

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - The United States on Wednesday opened a $2 million tender to help clear unexploded bombs in Cambodia weeks after the ...

22 Nov 2017 | 2:00 am

BREAKING: Cambodia's Supreme Court dissolves main opposition party - Southeast Asia Globe

BREAKING: Cambodia's Supreme Court dissolves main opposition party  Southeast Asia Globe

The Supreme Court of Cambodia has ruled to dissolve the country's main opposition, all but guaranteeing the ruling party's victory in next year's national ...

16 Nov 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: Democracy Faces Death - Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Democracy Faces Death  Human Rights Watch

Cambodia's Supreme Court should resist government pressure to rule on dissolving the country's main opposition party, Human Rights Watch said today.

15 Nov 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Is Becoming 'Openly Authoritarian' in Its Crackdown on Opposition - TIME

Cambodia Is Becoming 'Openly Authoritarian' in Its Crackdown on Opposition  TIME

The leader of Cambodia's political opposition sits in solitary confinement in Correctional Center 3, a maximum-security prison near the Vietnamese border.

30 Oct 2017 | 2:00 am

Large Numbers of Opposition MPs Fly Out of Cambodia - Voice of America

Large Numbers of Opposition MPs Fly Out of Cambodia  Voice of America

Almost half of Cambodia's opposition lawmakers have left the country or are in jail, including most of its leadership, as proceedings to dissolve the party move ...

5 Oct 2017 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen tightens grip on power as Cambodia pivots to China - Financial Times

Hun Sen tightens grip on power as Cambodia pivots to China  Financial Times

Mu Sochua, the deputy leader of Cambodia's main opposition party, says her country's government is waging “psychological warfare” on its opponents in an ...

17 Sep 2017 | 2:00 am

As Cambodia crackdown gathers steam, opposition wonders, ‘Who’s next?’ - The Washington Post

As Cambodia crackdown gathers steam, opposition wonders, ‘Who’s next?’  The Washington Post

Weeks of attacks have taken a toll on NGOs and the media, as the U.S. retreats from promoting human rights.

10 Sep 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodia’s government is preparing for elections with repression - The Economist

Cambodia’s government is preparing for elections with repression  The Economist

THE newsroom of the Cambodia Daily is littered with piles of proofs, pens without lids, an empty bottle of Tabasco sauce, a cat frolicking under the strip ...

9 Sep 2017 | 2:00 am

'Red line has been crossed': Australia urged to speak up for democracy in Cambodia - ABC Local

'Red line has been crossed': Australia urged to speak up for democracy in Cambodia  ABC Local

Cambodia's opposition party says the Government has crossed a red line by arresting its leader over an alleged CIA-backed plot and is calling on Australia to ...

4 Sep 2017 | 2:00 am

Vietnam must engage the opposition in Cambodia, Opinion News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

Vietnam must engage the opposition in Cambodia, Opinion News & Top Stories  The Straits Times

The rise of the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) ahead of a general election next year is being watched closely by neighbouring Vietnam.

29 Jun 2017 | 2:00 am

Anti-Vietnam Fears Stoked Ahead of Cambodia Election - ວີໂອເອ-ລາວ (VOA)

Anti-Vietnam Fears Stoked Ahead of Cambodia Election  ວີໂອເອ-ລາວ (VOA)

Cambodia's long-standing fear of Vietnam can sometimes appear to be borderline irrational and allegations of land grabbing, war-mongering, even ...

20 Apr 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Wants China as Its Neighborhood Bully - Foreign Policy

Cambodia Wants China as Its Neighborhood Bully  Foreign Policy

In the closing months of 2016, all of Southeast Asia seemed to be pivoting toward China. Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak was hailed as a “visionary ...

5 Jan 2017 | 2:00 am

Interview: 'I Don’t Trust The Map Produced by Vietnam. We Trust France With This.' - Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Interview: 'I Don’t Trust The Map Produced by Vietnam. We Trust France With This.'  Radio Free Asia (RFA)

Opposition leader Sam Rainsy says he supports an effort by the Cambodian and Vietnamese governments to end the simmering border dispute.

29 Nov 2016 | 2:00 am

Cambodia, Vietnam Seek Help From Abroad in Border Dispute - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia, Vietnam Seek Help From Abroad in Border Dispute  The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia and Vietnam will invite international border experts to help settle ongoing boundary disputes between the two countries, an official said on Monday.

25 Oct 2016 | 2:00 am

Race to the bottom: how Cambodia's opposition is targeting ethnic Vietnamese - Southeast Asia Globe

Race to the bottom: how Cambodia's opposition is targeting ethnic Vietnamese  Southeast Asia Globe

With elections looming, Cambodia's battered opposition has once again fixed its crosshairs on the country's ethnic Vietnamese.

21 Oct 2016 | 2:00 am

The Truth About Anti-Vietnam Sentiment in Cambodia - The Diplomat

The Truth About Anti-Vietnam Sentiment in Cambodia  The Diplomat

Two insightful articles have appeared in recent months renewing the debate about anti-Vietnamese sentiment in Cambodia. On September 6, Tim Frewer ...

20 Oct 2016 | 2:00 am

Cambodian Opposition Lawmaker Arrested for Border Comments - Voice of America

Cambodian Opposition Lawmaker Arrested for Border Comments  Voice of America

Prominent opposition lawmaker Um Sam An was arrested late Sunday in Siem Reap province for comments he made about the border with Vietnam, ...

11 Apr 2016 | 2:00 am

Cambodia Asserts Sovereignty Over Disputed Border Area With Vietnam - Radio Free Asia

Cambodia Asserts Sovereignty Over Disputed Border Area With Vietnam  Radio Free Asia

UPDATED at 10:55 a.m. EST on 2015-11-05. A Cambodian government official in charge of border affairs accused Vietnam on Tuesday of trying to grab land in ...

4 Nov 2015 | 2:00 am

How Cambodian nationalism is driving border disputes with Vietnam - East Asia Forum

How Cambodian nationalism is driving border disputes with Vietnam  East Asia Forum

Author: Vannarith Chheang, Cambodian Institute for Strategic Studies (CISS) To strengthen national unity and identity, Cambodian leaders have for generations.

16 Oct 2015 | 2:00 am

Cambodia, Vietnam Agree to Complete Border Demarcation ‘Very Soon’ - Radio Free Asia

Cambodia, Vietnam Agree to Complete Border Demarcation ‘Very Soon’  Radio Free Asia

Cambodia and Vietnam on Thursday wrapped up a three-day meeting to discuss tensions over their disputed border, with the two sides agreeing to complete ...

9 Jul 2015 | 2:00 am

Vietnamese Villagers Beat Cambodian Activists Inspecting Disputed Border - Radio Free Asia

Vietnamese Villagers Beat Cambodian Activists Inspecting Disputed Border  Radio Free Asia

Several activists from Cambodia were injured when a group of villagers from Vietnam attacked them with sticks while they inspected an area of the border ...

29 Jun 2015 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Impossible Dream: Koh Tral - the Diplomat

Cambodia's Impossible Dream: Koh Tral  the Diplomat

History doesn't appear to support claims by the Cambodian opposition to the Vietnamese island of Phu Quoc.

17 Jun 2014 | 2:00 am

Investors wary as anti-Vietnamese feeling grows in Cambodia - Reuters

Investors wary as anti-Vietnamese feeling grows in Cambodia  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - It took just one word to fire up the mob that beat Tran Van Chien to death after a minor road accident in the Cambodian capital, ...

28 Apr 2014 | 2:00 am

Cambodia protests unmask anti-Vietnam views - Aljazeera.com

Cambodia protests unmask anti-Vietnam views  Aljazeera.com

Racially charged slogans are sometimes mixed with opposition calls for more democracy and higher wages.

24 Jan 2014 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: Human rights defender threatened for opposing hate speech - Index On Censorship

Cambodia: Human rights defender threatened for opposing hate speech  Index On Censorship

Cambodia, a nation once traumatised by the 'Killing Fields' of the Pol Pot regime in the 1970s, has come a long way since then in rebuilding the nation from year ...

20 Jan 2014 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Vietnamese community finds voting is not necessarily a right | Kevin Ponniah - The Guardian

Cambodia's Vietnamese community finds voting is not necessarily a right | Kevin Ponniah  The Guardian

Kevin Ponniah: July's elections once again highlighted the discrimination that ethnic Vietnamese people born in Cambodia so often encounter.

4 Sep 2013 | 2:00 am