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CNRP Sneaks In Extra Phnom Penh Rally - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

CNRP Sneaks In Extra Phnom Penh Rally
The Cambodia Daily
Sam Samut, a 30-year-old vegetable vendor, said he joined the parade on Sunday because he believed the opposition would do a better job addressing human rights violations, illegal logging, immigration and corruption. ... While National Election ...

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28 May 2017 | 6:37 pm

Parties Battle For Lonely Ratanakkiri Commune - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Parties Battle For Lonely Ratanakkiri Commune
The Cambodia Daily
He also thinks the CNRP, formed soon after the 2012 elections when the SRP merged with the smaller Human Rights Party, has done itself no favors by leaving the SRP's three incumbent council members, including the chief, off its own party ticket this ...

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28 May 2017 | 6:37 pm

Court Complaint Filed Against Cambodia Daily Reporters - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

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

What Cambodia needs is a thriving democracy - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

What Cambodia needs is a thriving democracy
Khmer Times
With a collective, genuine political will to end conflict and tremendous international support to build peace through democracy, Cambodia was able to organise a general election in 1993 with the participation of all political parties except the Khmer ...

28 May 2017 | 3:58 pm

Sibling Rivalry - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Sibling Rivalry
The Cambodia Daily
He talks of his time as a district chief with the Cambodian Center for Human Rights (CCHR), after it was founded by Kem Sokha in 2002, and remembers meeting the current CNRP president when he came to Bati district for events. “I joined walks and ate ...

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26 May 2017 | 1:15 am

Cambodia's Commune Elections: A Barometer for 2018 - The Diplomat


The Diplomat

Cambodia's Commune Elections: A Barometer for 2018
The Diplomat
... by the Committee for Free and Fair Elections in Cambodia (COMFREL), the CPP currently controls 62 percent of the communes. It is worth noting that at the time of the last commune elections in 2012, the Sam Rainsy Party and the Human Rights Party ...
Opposition, Ruling CPP Warn of Dire Election ConsequencesThe Cambodia Daily

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24 May 2017 | 10:39 am

Reporters Targeted Over Election Questions - The Cambodia Daily


Reporters Targeted Over Election Questions
The Cambodia Daily
A commune chief has filed an official complaint against two Cambodia Daily reporters who interviewed villagers in Ratanakkiri province as part of the newspaper's commune election coverage, accusing them of arriving “with bad intentions.” “They came ...

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23 May 2017 | 10:53 pm

CNRP's Use Of Rainsy Ad Draws Ban - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

CNRP's Use Of Rainsy Ad Draws Ban
The Cambodia Daily
The NEC data, published in digitized form on Monday by NGO Open Development Cambodia, shows that during the 2012 commune elections—held before current CNRP President Kem Sokha's Human Rights Party (HRP) and the Sam Rainsy Party (SRP) ...
For Many Cambodians, June 4 Commune Elections Are About ChangeVoice of America
Commune elections 2017: Is the CNRP missing Rainsy?The Phnom Penh Post

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22 May 2017 | 6:56 pm

Commune Vote Pits CPP Roots Against CNRP Momentum - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Commune Vote Pits CPP Roots Against CNRP Momentum
The Cambodia Daily
... that the CNRP will be able to reach its goal of capturing control of at least 40 percent of the 1,646 communes in play during the upcoming vote, up from the combined two percent won by the Sam Rainsy Party (SRP) and Human Rights Party (HRP) during ...
Cambodia's commune elections: A political tipping pointThe Phnom Penh Post

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18 May 2017 | 6:56 pm

US human rights drift as Cambodia suffers crackdown - Bangkok Post


Bangkok Post

US human rights drift as Cambodia suffers crackdown
Bangkok Post
PHNOM PENH -- As a political crackdown intensifies in Cambodia ahead of elections, critics of veteran strongman Hun Sen fear a change in US priorities under President Donald Trump will reduce pressure to respect human rights. Although not a top US ...
Cambodian Business Hopes to Change Attitudes With World Economic ForumVoice of America
Hun Sen takes to world stage as Cambodia hosts WEFFinancial Times

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11 May 2017 | 10:33 pm