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Official Bailed in Flopper Case After Outcry - The Cambodia Daily - The Cambodia Daily


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Official Bailed in Flopper Case After Outcry - The Cambodia Daily
The Cambodia Daily
A Poipet City opposition leader accused of slamming his SUV into a border officer, who can be seen in video footage of the incident falling to the ground on his ...
Bail in Poipet 'flop' case, National, Phnom Penh PostThe Phnom Penh Post

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15 Jan 2017 | 5:33 pm

Judge Approves Bail for CNRP Official Accused Of Driving Into Poipet Official - The Cambodia Daily


Judge Approves Bail for CNRP Official Accused Of Driving Into Poipet Official
The Cambodia Daily
Mang Puthy, the CNRP's deputy head in Poipet City, was charged with aggravated intentional violence for allegedly slamming his car into Chhean Pisith, deputy chief of the Poipet International Border Checkpoint. ... Following the announcement by the ...

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13 Jan 2017 | 4:05 am

Cambodians Say Vietnamese Forced Them Off Family Land - Radio Free Asia


Cambodians Say Vietnamese Forced Them Off Family Land
Radio Free Asia
The border issue has been a potent political issue for both Hun Sen's Cambodian People's Party (CPP) and the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party as the CNRP has criticized Prime Minister Hun Sen for allegedly giving territory to Vietnam, and Hun ...

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9 Jan 2017 | 2:34 pm

Appeal Court Delays CNRP Senator's Hearing - The Cambodia Daily


Appeal Court Delays CNRP Senator's Hearing
The Cambodia Daily
... Sivutha delayed an appeal hearing on Thursday for Senator Hong Sok Hour, who had been sentenced to seven years in prison by the Phnom Penh Municipal Court for posting an inaccurate copy of a 1979 border treaty between Cambodia and Vietnam on ...

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5 Jan 2017 | 5:17 pm

Cambodia Wants China as Its Neighborhood Bully - Foreign Policy (blog)


Cambodia Wants China as Its Neighborhood Bully
Foreign Policy (blog)
Beijing's decision to send troops across Vietnam's northern border as the bulk of the Vietnamese army was fighting an insurgency in Cambodia, and then to keep a threatening military presence on that border through the next decade, badly hampered the ...

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5 Jan 2017 | 1:23 pm

Cambodian opposition leader sentenced to five years in jail over Facebook post - Yahoo News


Cambodian opposition leader sentenced to five years in jail over Facebook post
Yahoo News
PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodia's exiled opposition leader Sam Rainsy was sentenced to five years in prison in absentia on Tuesday for posting a fake government pledge to dissolve the Southeast Asian country's border with Vietnam. The sentence follows ...

26 Dec 2016 | 11:47 pm

CNRP President Sam Rainsy Sentenced to a Further Five Years in Prison - The Cambodia Daily


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CNRP President Sam Rainsy Sentenced to a Further Five Years in Prison
The Cambodia Daily
The case stems from opposition Senator Hong Sok Hour posting a video last year in which he discusses a document said to contain a key mistranslation of a 1979 treaty appearing to show Cambodia and Vietnam agreeing to dissolve their shared border.
Exiled Cambodian Opposition Leader Sentenced in Absentia to 5 Years in PrisonVoice of America
A 'Fake' Accident and a False Treaty Pass for Justice in CambodiaRadio Free Asia
Self-exiled Cambodian opposition leader sentenced for inciting chaosDaijiworld.com
International Business Times UK -Vanguard
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26 Dec 2016 | 9:12 pm

CNRP Member's Guilty Verdict Upheld - Khmer Times


CNRP Member's Guilty Verdict Upheld
Khmer Times
The firebrand member of the opposition CNRP was arrested on April 11 after traveling abroad for a number of months. His arrest and trial related to a series of comments and Facebook posts he made this year and last year about the government's handling ...

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25 Dec 2016 | 11:29 am

Court of Appeal Upholds CNRP Lawmaker's Prison Term - The Cambodia Daily


Court of Appeal Upholds CNRP Lawmaker's Prison Term
The Cambodia Daily
Mr. Sam An was arrested in April after returning to Cambodia from the U.S., where he had sought evidence that Prime Minister Hun Sen's government was using the wrong maps to demarcate the disputed border with Vietnam, ceding Cambodian territory in ...

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23 Dec 2016 | 5:42 pm

Cambodian Opposition Lawmaker Loses Appeal, Returns to Jail - Radio Free Asia


Cambodian Opposition Lawmaker Loses Appeal, Returns to Jail
Radio Free Asia
The charges arose from accusations posted on the lawmaker's Facebook page that the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) had failed to stop land encroachment by Vietnam and used improper maps to demarcate the border between the two former ...

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23 Dec 2016 | 2:14 pm