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Jailed Cambodian Political Analyst Demands PM Confront Him at Defamation Trial - Radio Free Asia


Jailed Cambodian Political Analyst Demands PM Confront Him at Defamation Trial
Radio Free Asia
17 after Hun Sen accused him of implying that his ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) orchestrated the July 2016 murder of popular political pundit Kem Ley during an interview with RFA's Khmer Service, but Kim Sok has said he was simply repeating ...

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26 Jul 2017 | 2:26 pm

Party Law Sails Through; SRP Mulls Name Change - The Cambodia ... - The Cambodia Daily


Party Law Sails Through; SRP Mulls Name Change - The Cambodia ...
The Cambodia Daily
The Constitutional Council surprised almost no one on Tuesday when it deemed a string of controversial amendments to the Law on Political Parties to be ...

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25 Jul 2017 | 6:42 pm

King Flies Out Of Country, Dodging Party Law Signing - The Cambodia Daily


King Flies Out Of Country, Dodging Party Law Signing
The Cambodia Daily
Mr. Vannol suggested “Light of Democracy Party” for the group, which merged with Mr. Sokha's Human Rights Party to form the CNRP in 2012 and exists to preserve opposition senator seats, but the party will also consider other names. Funcinpec party ...

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23 Jul 2017 | 7:06 pm

CNRP Formally Petitions King for Help Against New Law - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

CNRP Formally Petitions King for Help Against New Law
The Cambodia Daily
The law is “politically motivated, oppresses individual rights, breaks the nation and oppresses political parties in order to eliminate our own Khmer” and will cause the next “national election to be not free, correct, or fair.” CNRP deputy president ...

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20 Jul 2017 | 6:48 pm

CNRP to Ask King to Snub New Party Law Changes - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

CNRP to Ask King to Snub New Party Law Changes
The Cambodia Daily
With the amendments now at the Constitutional Council, which theoretically has the power to send it back to the National Assembly, a group of 19 civil society organizations, including rights group Adhoc and the Cambodian Center for Human Rights, added ...
Cambodia Opposition Celebrates Five-Year AnniversaryVOA Khmer (English)
Interview: 'No One Can End my Political Career as Long as I'm Alive'Radio Free Asia

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19 Jul 2017 | 3:07 pm

CNRP Begins Changing Signs As Party Law Clears Senate - The Cambodia Daily


The Phnom Penh Post

CNRP Begins Changing Signs As Party Law Clears Senate
The Cambodia Daily
Teav Vannol, a senator and acting party president with the Sam Rainsy Party (SRP), said the party, like the CNRP when the National Assembly voted on the amendments, had sat out the vote because it narrowed the political space for Cambodian democracy ...
Party law changes clear SenateThe Phnom Penh Post

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18 Jul 2017 | 6:31 pm

CNRP Officials Fly to Visit Rainsy as Party Turns Five - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

CNRP Officials Fly to Visit Rainsy as Party Turns Five
The Cambodia Daily
Today marks the fifth anniversary of the day Mr. Rainsy's Sam Rainsy Party (SRP) and Mr. Sokha's Human Rights Party (HRP) put aside mutual distrust at a meeting in Manila to form what they initially called “The Cambodia Democratic Movement for National ...

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16 Jul 2017 | 5:36 pm

Cambodia: Revoke Ban on Election Monitors - Human Rights Watch


Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Revoke Ban on Election Monitors
Human Rights Watch
(Bangkok) – The Cambodian government should rescind its recent order restricting independent election monitoring groups, Human Rights Watch said today. On July 4, 2017, a month after the country's flawed commune elections, the Interior Ministry ... The ...
CPP Passes More Party Law Changes in AssemblyThe Cambodia Daily
Cambodia Amends Election Law Before 2018 VoteThe Wire
Cambodia: New law an attempt to 'skew playing field' before polls – groupAsian Correspondent
The Phnom Penh Post
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9 Jul 2017 | 7:50 pm

Cambodian court releases 5 human rights workers on bail - ABC News


Xinhua

Cambodian court releases 5 human rights workers on bail
ABC News
A judge in Cambodia on Thursday ordered the release on bail of five human rights workers who had been detained without trial for more than 13 months in a case connected to alleged wrongdoing by an opposition political leader. In a separate case, an ...
Cambodia's Appeal Court upholds 7-year sentence for ex-opposition senatorXinhua
Why Cambodia's Future Could Be Shaped By Its SenateThe Diplomat
Elections monitor under scrutinyKhmer Times
The Phnom Penh Post
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29 Jun 2017 | 10:40 am

Sokha Lawsuit Pushes Youth Leader Into Limelight - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Sokha Lawsuit Pushes Youth Leader Into Limelight
The Cambodia Daily
In 2006, Mr. Sros added a third activity to his busy roster by volunteering part-time with Mr. Sokha's Human Rights Party (HRP), which he said he joined out of appreciation for Mr. Sokha's work as head of the Cambodian Center for Human Rights. But Mr ...

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26 Jun 2017 | 6:51 pm