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14 Aug 2018 | 12:07 pm

World Tyrants' Sham Elections Prove Calling Something 'Democratic' Doesn't Make It True - The Federalist


The Federalist

World Tyrants' Sham Elections Prove Calling Something 'Democratic' Doesn't Make It True
The Federalist
That's an impressive win — until you realize that late last year, Sen shut down an independent newspaper, jailed the opposition leader Kem Sokha with a cooked up charge of “treason,” and coerced the Cambodia Supreme Court to dissolve the opposition ...

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14 Aug 2018 | 6:39 am

Oz group calls for poll stance - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Oz group calls for poll stance
The Phnom Penh Post
Kem Monovithya, the daughter of jailed former Cambodian National Rescue Party (CNRP) president Kem Sokha, is currently in Australia and told the media there that she would meet with Bishop this week. Requests for comments from Monovithya went ...

13 Aug 2018 | 10:04 pm

KWP aims to unite opposition parties - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

KWP aims to unite opposition parties
Khmer Times
“I'm convinced that the CNRP will not be able to return as the party led by Sam Rainsy and Kem Sokha. Honestly, I think that Samdech Hun Sen will not let Rainsy and Sokha return to their positions and become Cambodia's heroes once again,” he added, ...

13 Aug 2018 | 5:47 pm

Adhoc five member summoned by court - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Adhoc five member summoned by court
Khmer Times
A senior investigator with rights group Adhoc on Monday confirmed that a member of the Adhoc five has been summoned by the Phnom Penh Municipal Court to attend a hearing regarding bribery allegations linked to former opposition leader Kem Sokha's ...

13 Aug 2018 | 4:05 pm

'Mafia hub': Cambodian activist says corrupt elite drawn to Aust - SBS


SBS

'Mafia hub': Cambodian activist says corrupt elite drawn to Aust
SBS
Ms Kem has labelled Australia the "mafia hub" of Cambodia's corrupt elite. "This is their number one destination in the world. Australia, because you are close to us, Cambodia, so they establish their businesses here, they send their children to school ...

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11 Aug 2018 | 5:22 am

Online campaign begins to free Kem Sokha - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Online campaign begins to free Kem Sokha
Khmer Times
Former opposition members have launched a Facebook campaign for the release of Kem Sokha, who remains jailed on treason charges and is due to appear for a bail hearing on August 22 at the Supreme Court. Dubbed the White Sunday Campaign, former ...

7 Aug 2018 | 2:33 pm

Kem Sokha lawyer hopeful of bail at next hearing - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Kem Sokha lawyer hopeful of bail at next hearing
The Phnom Penh Post
A political analyst has claimed that former Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) president Kem Sokha will get bail later this month – once the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) takes control of the National Assembly after its landslide victory in ...

2 Aug 2018 | 7:48 pm

Analysts: CPP should release Kem Sokha after election win - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Analysts: CPP should release Kem Sokha after election win
The Phnom Penh Post
With the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) poised to form the next elected government, analysts have said that alleged political prisoners, including the former president of the court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), Kem Sokha, ...
EU Parliament Committee Calls for Release of Cambodia Opposition LeaderVOA Khmer
Cambodia's Hun Sen Takes Selfies in First Appearance Since Controversial ElectionU.S. News & World Report
Is Hun Sen's dynasty built to last?Nikkei Asian Review
The Japan Times
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31 Jul 2018 | 8:26 pm

US warns of 'significant expansion' of Cambodian visa restrictions - Financial Times


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US warns of 'significant expansion' of Cambodian visa restrictions
Financial Times
The Cambodian regime has over the past year outlawed the main opposition party, jailed its leader Kem Sokha, and clamped down on independent media and civil society groups. A number of news websites remained blocked in Cambodia on Monday, a day ...
'Serious concerns' with Cambodian election9news.com.au

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29 Jul 2018 | 9:08 pm

Exiles seek global scrutiny of Cambodia political crackdown - The Seattle Times


The Seattle Times

Exiles seek global scrutiny of Cambodia political crackdown
The Seattle Times
WASHINGTON (AP) — Kem Monovithya, a Cambodian political activist, was visiting Switzerland in September when she got a phone call from her father. Kem Sokha, the leader of Cambodia's main opposition party, told his daughter that government agents ...

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25 Jul 2018 | 8:28 pm

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