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ACT Human Rights Film Festival begins at Odell Brewing with trailer screenings - Rocky Mountain Collegian


Rocky Mountain Collegian

ACT Human Rights Film Festival begins at Odell Brewing with trailer screenings
Rocky Mountain Collegian
The trailer for “The Queen of Ireland” screened at Odell Brewing's kick-off party for ACT Human Rights Film Festival. ... Rasmussen said he was inspired to work on virtual reality films when he saw a demo in which the viewer floats down a river in ...

30 Mar 2017 | 7:02 am

Party Law breaches international human rights standards, says UN ... - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Party Law breaches international human rights standards, says UN ...
The Phnom Penh Post
The United Nation's human rights office in Cambodia yesterday jumped into the political fray, deeming controversial amendments to the Law on Political Parties ...
UN Says Party Law Contravenes International Law, Calls for OverhaulThe Cambodia Daily
UN body critiques party law amendmentsKhmer Times

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29 Mar 2017 | 7:22 pm

Cambodia's government increases pressure on opposition - Reuters


Reuters

Cambodia's government increases pressure on opposition
Reuters
Rivals and human rights groups accuse Prime Minister Hun Sen of unfair maneuvering to keep his three-decade-old grip on power at a general election next year for which the local ballot in June will be a springboard. The opposition Cambodia National ...

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29 Mar 2017 | 6:30 am

Cambodia: No Justice for Grenade Victims 20 Years On | Human ... - Human Rights Watch


Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: No Justice for Grenade Victims 20 Years On | Human ...
Human Rights Watch
(New York, March 29, 2017) – The Cambodian government has shielded and promoted those implicated in the deadly grenade attack on an opposition party ...
Cambodia marks 20 years since deadly grenade attackThe Seattle Times
Cambodian Opposition Figure Sentenced AgainU.S. News & World Report
Still no answers 20 years after Cambodia's deadly grenade attackSoutheast Asia Globe
Eurasia Review -Latin American Herald Tribune
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28 Mar 2017 | 8:59 pm

Give Hun Sen a Nobel Peace Prize, Government Human Rights Head Says - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Give Hun Sen a Nobel Peace Prize, Government Human Rights Head Says
The Cambodia Daily
Prime Minister Hun Sen deserves a Nobel Peace Prize, not the scorn of neighbors who don't understand Cambodia's human rights situation, the head of a government committee on human rights said on Monday. ... report issued by the Asean Parliamentarians ...

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27 Mar 2017 | 6:30 pm

Cambodia: Continue to Investigate Kem Ley Killing - Human Rights Watch


Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Continue to Investigate Kem Ley Killing
Human Rights Watch
(Phnom Penh) - Cambodia should continue to investigate the killing of prominent political commentator Kem Ley in order to address key aspects of the case that appear to have been inadequately investigated, said the International Commission of Jurists ...
Cambodia Court Sentences Former Soldier to Life for Murder of Analyst Kem LeyRadio Free Asia

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23 Mar 2017 | 12:09 pm

Government Slams Asean MPs Over Human Rights Criticism - VOA Khmer (English)


VOA Khmer (English)

Government Slams Asean MPs Over Human Rights Criticism
VOA Khmer (English)
In a statement on Monday, the group Asean Parliamentarians for Human Rights (APHR) published a report in which it said that court proceedings in Cambodia against some 15 MPs over the last three years had contributed to a “climate of fear”. Responding ...

23 Mar 2017 | 11:30 am

Cambodia Rights Official Calls for Minister of Justice to Resign - Radio Free Asia


Cambodia Rights Official Calls for Minister of Justice to Resign
Radio Free Asia
The president of an influential human rights group in Cambodia called on the country's minister of justice to resign Wednesday for “turning a blind eye” to what he said was the “arbitrary detention” of his staff members, held amid an investigation into ...

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15 Mar 2017 | 4:54 pm

Attacks on Slogan Grow; Party Law Takes Effect - The Cambodia Daily


VOA Khmer (English)

Attacks on Slogan Grow; Party Law Takes Effect
The Cambodia Daily
“Unless there is some kind of evidence…I think the party sticks [to] what we have decided,” he said. The Human Rights Party, which merged with the Sam Rainsy Party in 2012 to form the CNRP, may have used a similar tagline five years ago. “If that's ...
Ruling Party Studies Legality of Opposition Campaign SloganVOA Khmer (English)

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9 Mar 2017 | 5:31 pm

Leadership reshuffle emboldens Cambodia's political opposition - Nikkei Asian Review


Nikkei Asian Review

Leadership reshuffle emboldens Cambodia's political opposition
Nikkei Asian Review
The party was formed in 2012 as a merger between Rainsy's Sam Rainsy Party and Sokha's Human Rights Party. As the frontman of the Cambodian opposition movement since the 1990s, Rainsy's resignation has raised serious questions about the future of ...
New CNRP Leadership Set to Be Approved at Party CongressThe Cambodia Daily
Opposition chooses its new leadersKhmer Times
Cambodia's drift towards dictatorshipThe Phnom Penh Post
Asia Times
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3 Mar 2017 | 1:49 am