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Cambodia morning news for January 14 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for January 14  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for January 14, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

13 Jan 2019 | 6:12 pm

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 ...

8 Jan 2019 | 6:25 pm

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 morning news for January 2, 2019 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for January 2, 2019  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for January 2, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

2 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Asean morning news for December 31, 2018 - AEC News Today

Asean morning news for December 31, 2018  AEC News Today

All the Asean news you need to know for December 31, 2018. Asean news, Asean Economic Community, Asean English news, Asean business news, Asean ...

31 Dec 2018 | 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

Human Rights Watch Submission to the Universal Periodic Review of Cambodia - Human Rights Watch

Human Rights Watch Submission to the Universal Periodic Review of Cambodia  Human Rights Watch

During the two previous cycles of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR), Cambodia accepted 301 recommendations out of 343, but has largely failed to ...

16 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

High-stakes wager underlines Cambodia's dysfunction - Asia Times

High-stakes wager underlines Cambodia's dysfunction  Asia Times

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen will step down after 34 years in power, or his main political rival for almost two decades, Sam Rainsy, will return to the ...

12 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 resumes search effort with U.S. for Vietnam War remains - Reuters

Cambodia resumes search effort with U.S. for Vietnam War remains  Reuters

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodia has agreed to resume a search effort with the United States for the remains of Americans killed in the Vietnam War, the ...

13 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

Cambodian opposition leader released but put under house arrest - Reuters

Cambodian opposition leader released but put under house arrest  Reuters

Hundreds of supporters of the leader of Cambodia's main opposition party Kem Sokha gathered outside his house on Monday after he was released on bail after ...

9 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian parliament launches era of one-party rule - Rappler

Cambodian parliament launches era of one-party rule  Rappler

Parliament will reconvene on Thursday for the formality of voting Hun Sen back in as prime minister, extending his 33-year rule over the country by another 5 ...

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 | 2:00 am

Cambodia king pardons jailed opposition lawmaker - The Nation

Cambodia king pardons jailed opposition lawmaker  The Nation

An outspoken Cambodian opposition lawmaker was pardoned by royal decree and released on Saturday, the first member of a now-dissolved political party to ...

26 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Twelve former CNRP members to be released, Hun Sen says - Khmer Times

Twelve former CNRP members to be released, Hun Sen says  Khmer Times

Prime Minister Hun Sen said that he planned to request royal pardons for 12 former members of dissolved CNRP in the upcoming national holidays. Speaking to ...

23 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's opposition leader Kem Sokha denied bail despite flurry of jail releases - Channel NewsAsia

Cambodia's opposition leader Kem Sokha denied bail despite flurry of jail releases  Channel NewsAsia

PHNOM PENH: Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha was denied bail on appeal on Wednesday (Aug 22), despite a string of high-profile figures being ...

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

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

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

Cambodian leader tries legitimizing election by getting out the vote - Nikkei Asian Review

Cambodian leader tries legitimizing election by getting out the vote  Nikkei Asian Review

SA'ANG, Cambodia -- Closing in on a landslide victory, Cambodia's ruling party remains desperate to emerge from Sunday's polls as legitimate.It has em.

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

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

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

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

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

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

The hard choice facing Cambodia's opposition voters - Southeast Asia Globe

The hard choice facing Cambodia's opposition voters  Southeast Asia Globe

With the main opposition party dissolved, the three million people across Cambodia who voted for change in last year's commune elections find themselves ...

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 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

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’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)

But critics say the donations from the national budget constitute 'vote buying' and 'corruption.'

6 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

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 ...

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

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

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

Sam Rainsy had suggested a letter from the king endorsing an upcoming election was 'legally worthless.'

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

Monarchy stuck in middle of Cambodia's conflict - Asia Times

Monarchy stuck in middle of Cambodia's conflict  Asia Times

Fears that Cambodia's new lese majeste law would be used by the government as a weapon against political opponents appears to have come to fruition with ...

25 May 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

PHNOM PENH — The United States has been busy in Cambodia these past few months, if Hun Sen's government is to be believed. Between trying to overthrow ...

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

Judge delays fake treaty trial of Sam Rainsy - The Phnom Penh Post

Judge delays fake treaty trial of Sam Rainsy  The Phnom Penh Post

The Supreme Court yesterday delayed a hearing on fake treaty against former opposition leader Sam Rainsy due to the absence of the defence lawyer.

10 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 calls on locals not to boycott general election - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

Cambodia calls on locals not to boycott general election  http://en.vietnamplus.vn/

Cambodian people in Kandai province queue to make their votes during the senate election on February 25 (Source: Xinhua/VNA). Phnom Penh (VNA) - The ...

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. Editorial.

5 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

What's in the Thailand-Cambodia Foreign Fugitive Deal? - The Diplomat

What's in the Thailand-Cambodia Foreign Fugitive Deal?  The Diplomat

Since last week, fears have spread about a potential deal between Thailand and Cambodia on dealing with 'foreign fugitives' that could affect the safety of ...

30 Mar 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

Ex-Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha to remain in jail before trial: Appeal Court - Channel NewsAsia

Ex-Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha to remain in jail before trial: Appeal Court  Channel NewsAsia

PHNOM PENH: Former Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha is to remain in jail while awaiting his trial after the Appeal Court on Tuesday (Mar 27) ...

27 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen willing to risk losing his oldest ally - Asia Times

Hun Sen willing to risk losing his oldest ally  Asia Times

As global pressure steadily mounts on Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen over his crackdown on the opposition, independent media, nongovernmental ...

27 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

UN human rights envoy raises CNRP dissolution in meeting with National Assembly president - The Phnom Penh Post

UN human rights envoy raises CNRP dissolution in meeting with National Assembly president  The Phnom Penh Post

UN Special Rapporteur Rhona Smith raised the forced dissolution of the CNRP and the redistribution of its legislative seats, as well as the government's frequent ...

14 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's future uncertain amid casinos, Chinese investment and corruption - ABC News

Cambodia's future uncertain amid casinos, Chinese investment and corruption  ABC News

Cross the land border from Thailand into Cambodia and what strikes you first are the casinos. By one reading, they're a sign of economic renewal, but their ...

13 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

Cambodia-Australia ties should be handled with care - Khmer Times

Cambodia-Australia ties should be handled with care  Khmer Times

Bilateral relations between Cambodia and Australia are longstanding and mutually beneficial. And so is the relationship between Australia and Asean.

26 Feb 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

Supreme Court upholds sentence for former CNRP lawmaker Um Sam An - The Phnom Penh Post

Supreme Court upholds sentence for former CNRP lawmaker Um Sam An  The Phnom Penh Post

The Supreme Court today upheld the two-and-a-half year prison sentence of former Cambodia National Rescue Party lawmaker Um Sam An over Facebook ...

9 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Koh Trâl: another lie by Sam Rainsy - Khmer Times

Koh Trâl: another lie by Sam Rainsy  Khmer Times

Dear Sir,. On his Facebook page, Sam Rainsy wrote, on 5 February 2018, Hun Sen ceded Koh Tral to Vietnam in 1982. It is pure lie. To rewrite history is typical ...

9 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Report: Most border incursions from Thailand - The Phnom Penh Post

Report: Most border incursions from Thailand  The Phnom Penh Post

A National Police report on border issues found incursions by Thailand – many in the form of surveillance drones flown into Cambodia airspace – were the most ...

7 Feb 2018 | 2:00 am

Sanctions won't stop Cambodia's democratic collapse - East Asia Forum

Sanctions won't stop Cambodia's democratic collapse  East Asia Forum

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen remains unfazed by the threat of Western sanctions for his crackdown on the political opposition.

9 Jan 2018 | 2:00 am

2017 in review: Cambodia's tumultuous year, National, Post In-depth - The Phnom Penh Post

2017 in review: Cambodia's tumultuous year, National, Post In-depth  The Phnom Penh Post

With its promised electoral showdown between the long-ruling Cambodian People's Party and the insurgent Cambodia National Rescue Party, 2018 would have ...

1 Jan 2018 | 2:00 am

'Death of democracy': CNRP dissolved by Supreme Court ruling - The Phnom Penh Post

'Death of democracy': CNRP dissolved by Supreme Court ruling  The Phnom Penh Post

The Supreme Court on Thursday ruled to dissolve the Cambodia National Rescue Party, removing the only existing electoral threat to Prime Minister Hun Sen's ...

17 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

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

Could the End of Cambodia's Opposition Be a Good Thing? - The Diplomat

Could the End of Cambodia's Opposition Be a Good Thing?  The Diplomat

A closer look at the implications of the ongoing government crackdown in the Southeast Asian state ahead of upcoming polls.

8 Sep 2017 | 2:00 am

Sokha arrested for 'treason', is accused of colluding with US to topple the government - The Phnom Penh Post

Sokha arrested for 'treason', is accused of colluding with US to topple the government  The Phnom Penh Post

Police yesterday arrested Cambodia National Rescue Party leader Kem Sokha over allegations of treason, with Prime Minister Hun Sen accusing the opposition ...

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

CNRP clings to anti-Vietnamese rhetoric - The Phnom Penh Post

CNRP clings to anti-Vietnamese rhetoric  The Phnom Penh Post

A week after opposition leader Kem Sokha said his party would no longer appeal to anti-Vietnamese sentiments in its campaigns, two prominent opposition ...

26 Jun 2017 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen marks day of his Khmer Rouge defection with Vietnam border crossing - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen marks day of his Khmer Rouge defection with Vietnam border crossing  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday used the 40th anniversary of his defection from the Khmer Rouge to re-enact his crossing into Vietnam, justify his decision to ...

22 Jun 2017 | 2:00 am

Hun Sen touts relationship with Vietnam - The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen touts relationship with Vietnam  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday accused “some people” of trying to instigate conflict, and even war, between the country and its neighbours, while personally ...

25 Apr 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

Anti-Vietnamese sentiment likely to run high ahead of Cambodian elections - Channel NewsAsia

Anti-Vietnamese sentiment likely to run high ahead of Cambodian elections  Channel NewsAsia

PHNOM PENH: Anti-Vietnamese sentiment is expected to run high in Cambodia as elections approach, with political parties likely to use nationalistic rhetoric as ...

2 Feb 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

French to help with Vietnam border map: PM - The Phnom Penh Post

French to help with Vietnam border map: PM  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen and Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc agreed yesterday to write to the French government to request expert assistance in ...

25 Nov 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

CNRP back to border talk with request to Sar Kheng - The Phnom Penh Post

CNRP back to border talk with request to Sar Kheng  The Phnom Penh Post

The Cambodia National Rescue Party has asked Interior Minister Sar Kheng to ensure that Cambodians living near the border with Vietnam are barred from ...

26 Aug 2016 | 2:00 am

Cambodia, Vietnam to build market on border - The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia, Vietnam to build market on border  The Phnom Penh Post

The Vietnamese government yesterday agreed in principle to provide a grant of $2 million to Cambodia to build a model market aimed at boosting cross-border ...

28 Jul 2016 | 2:00 am

Sok Hour 'did not forge VN treaty' - The Phnom Penh Post

Sok Hour 'did not forge VN treaty'  The Phnom Penh Post

The Cambodia National Rescue Party yesterday released evidence they say clears imprisoned opposition Senator Hong Sok Hour, presenting a webpage ...

21 Oct 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

CNRP's Um Sam An sustains rhetoric on map - The Phnom Penh Post

CNRP's Um Sam An sustains rhetoric on map  The Phnom Penh Post

As the government threatens to prosecute those who speak out against the maps it uses to demarcate the border with Vietnam, one opposition lawmaker says ...

28 Aug 2015 | 2:00 am

Point of no resolution, National - The Phnom Penh Post

Point of no resolution, National  The Phnom Penh Post

After weeks of fiery rhetoric, more than a thousand opposition supporters led by four parliamentarians streamed towards a remote stretch of Vietnamese border ...

20 Jul 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's joint border committee chairman Var Kim Hong signs a border deal with his Vietnamese counterpart, deputy foreign minister Ho Xuan Son, following ...

9 Jul 2015 | 2:00 am

Hanoi slams 'extremists' - The Phnom Penh Post

Hanoi slams 'extremists'  The Phnom Penh Post

Tensions continued to rise between Cambodia and Vietnam yesterday, with both countries firing off statements over recent border disputes, including fierce ...

2 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

CNRP lawmaker Riel Khemarin is helped by fellow activists following a clash with Vietnamese villagers in Svay Rieng province's Kampong Ro district, June 29, ...

29 Jun 2015 | 2:00 am