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Australia urged to stop Cambodia returning persecuted refugees to Vietnam - The Guardian


The Guardian

Australia urged to stop Cambodia returning persecuted refugees to Vietnam
The Guardian
Paul Power, the chief executive of the Refugee Council of Australia, said Australia had consistently used Cambodia's status as a party to the refugee convention to argue in favour of its resettlement deal, “so it must act when Cambodia's adherence to ...

20 Sep 2017 | 4:20 pm

US Congressmen, Asean MPs, Express Concern Over Cambodia Crackdown - VOA Khmer


VOA Khmer

US Congressmen, Asean MPs, Express Concern Over Cambodia Crackdown
VOA Khmer
In a separate statement, the group Asean Parliamentarians for Human Rights (APHR), which has included several opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party lawmakers among its members, said the region faced a crisis of human rights and democracy.
'No way' US is trying to topple Cambodia: ex-ministerMyanmar Times
Cambodian Officials Ramp Up Anti-US ThreatsVoice of America

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20 Sep 2017 | 12:23 pm

Cambodian Opposition Politicians Barred From Visiting Kem Sokha in Jail - Radio Free Asia


Cambodian Opposition Politicians Barred From Visiting Kem Sokha in Jail
Radio Free Asia
Cambodian opposition party lawmakers were turned away from a prison in the country's Tbong Khmum province on Monday following a failed second attempt to visit jailed CNRP leader Kem Sokha, who is being held on a charge of treason, sources said.

18 Sep 2017 | 6:38 pm

Should Corporate Social Responsibility be Voluntary or Binding? - Human Rights Watch


Human Rights Watch

Should Corporate Social Responsibility be Voluntary or Binding?
Human Rights Watch
Human Rights Watch has documented the catastrophic things that can happen in leather tanneries in Bangladesh, clothes factories in Cambodia, and gold mines in the Philippines. At the end of 2016, the German government adopted a ... While the manifestos ...

17 Sep 2017 | 11:00 pm

An ode to The Cambodia Daily - POLITICO.eu (blog)


POLITICO.eu (blog)

An ode to The Cambodia Daily
POLITICO.eu (blog)
On the same day the Daily printed its last edition, police arrested Kem Sokha, the opposition party's leader. “Hun Sen wants to win the election next year and he wants to absolutely ensure that victory,” said Rupert Abbot, a human rights lawyer who ...
How Cambodia's Teflon Leader Made A Career Of Blaming AmericaForbes
Former Cambodian opposition leader calls for sanctions against country's leadersABC Online
Cambodia Retaliates for Visa Ban, Suspends US MIA SearchesU.S. News & World Report
TODAYonline -Voice of America -We Are The Mighty (blog)
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15 Sep 2017 | 10:11 pm

Cambodian Opposition Party Vows to Contest 2018 Elections - Voice of America


Voice of America

Cambodian Opposition Party Vows to Contest 2018 Elections
Voice of America
Sokha's arrest was carried out amid a massive government crackdown against independent news outlets and human rights groups. Last Monday The Cambodia Daily, one of the last independent newspapers in the country, was closed after it received a ...
Cambodian leader threatens ban on opposition partyReuters
As Cambodia crackdown gathers steam, opposition wonders, 'Who's next?'Washington Post
Cambodia's Hun Sen crosses red line on road to 'outright dictatorship'The Sydney Morning Herald
The Conversation AU -New York Times
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12 Sep 2017 | 4:46 am

Cambodia: Drop Case Against Opposition Leader - Human Rights Watch


Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Drop Case Against Opposition Leader
Human Rights Watch
(Bangkok) – The Cambodian government should end its politically motivated prosecution of the opposition party leader and release him unconditionally, Human Rights Watch said today. Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) President Kem Sokha faces ...
Cambodia Charges Opposition Leader Kem Sokha With TreasonNew York Times
Treason charge for Cambodian opposition leader accused of US plotBBC News
Cambodia's opposition leader charged with treasonThe Guardian
CNN -Reuters -The Conversation UK -The Cambodia Daily
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5 Sep 2017 | 6:56 pm

Cambodia Arrests Opposition Leader, Accusing Him of Treason - New York Times


New York Times

Cambodia Arrests Opposition Leader, Accusing Him of Treason
New York Times
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — The leader of Cambodia's main opposition party, Kem Sokha, was arrested early Sunday at his home and accused of treason for participating in what the government said was a Washington-backed plot to undermine the country's ...
Latest Updates: CNRP Leader Kem Sokha Arrested for 'Treason'The Cambodia Daily
Cambodia arrests opposition leader, alleging treasonABC News
Main Cambodian opposition leader arrested, paper shuts as crackdown growsReuters
Telegraph.co.uk -Voice of America -ABC Online -The Cambodia Daily
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2 Sep 2017 | 11:01 pm

Cambodia: UN human rights wing concerned by media, civil society curbs - UN News Centre


UN News Centre

Cambodia: UN human rights wing concerned by media, civil society curbs
UN News Centre
... programmes and licences, threatened a main English-language newspaper with closure, and shut down a foreign non-governmental organisation,” Liz Throssell, Spokesperson for the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, told reporters at ...
Press briefing note on Yemen, Cambodia and Guatemala, 25 August 2017Reliefweb

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25 Aug 2017 | 5:02 pm

Cambodia: Onslaught on Media, Rights Groups - Human Rights Watch


Human Rights Watch

Cambodia: Onslaught on Media, Rights Groups
Human Rights Watch
(Bangkok) – The Cambodian government should end its escalating campaign of politically-motivated harassment, intimidation, and legal action against the media, nongovernmental groups, and human rights defenders, Human Rights Watch said today.
The Cambodia Conundrum: What Is Wrong With Hun Sen?The Diplomat
Cambodia Rejects Global Criticism of NGO, Media Crackdown as 'Interference' in Its Internal AffairsRadio Free Asia
Human Rights Watch condemns 'onslaught' on media and rights groups in CambodiaEkklesia
Executive Intelligence Review (EIR) -VOA Khmer -U.S. News & World Report
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24 Aug 2017 | 6:25 pm