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22 Jun 2018 | 4:38 pm

Cambodia's Jailed Opposition Chief Awarded Rights Prize in Absentia - Radio Free Asia


Cambodia's Jailed Opposition Chief Awarded Rights Prize in Absentia
Radio Free Asia
South Korean rights group the National Council of Churches (NCC) on Friday awarded its Asian Human Rights Peace Prize to the jailed president of Cambodia's now-dissolved opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Kem Sokha, citing his ...

22 Jun 2018 | 4:05 pm

Hun Sen 'finds recipe' for victory in Cambodian poll - Gulf Times


Gulf Times

Hun Sen 'finds recipe' for victory in Cambodian poll
Gulf Times
Kem Sokha, the leader of the main opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), was arrested in September for allegedly treasonous remarks in a speech made four years earlier. Two months later, the CNRP was dissolved and almost 5,000 of its ...

22 Jun 2018 | 3:16 pm

New Zealand Calls on International Community to Work for Cambodia Rights, Democracy - VOA Khmer


VOA Khmer

New Zealand Calls on International Community to Work for Cambodia Rights, Democracy
VOA Khmer
The Council also urged the release of Kem Sokha, the CNRP president who was jailed in September on treason charges for his supposed role in an alleged plot to overthrow Hun Sen. WASHINGTON DC —. New Zealand has led several nations at the U.N. ...
A survey of Cambodian political partiesasianews.network

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20 Jun 2018 | 2:28 pm

Another witness grilled by judge in Sokha's trial - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Another witness grilled by judge in Sokha's trial
The Phnom Penh Post
KEO Rathana, a former programming chief for the court-dissolved CNRP radio station, was grilled on Friday for more than an hour in Kem Sokha's treason trial. Rathana, 31, was one of the eight witnesses summonsed for questioning last month by the trial ...

17 Jun 2018 | 8:18 pm

Witness in Sokha case fails to appear at court - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Witness in Sokha case fails to appear at court
The Phnom Penh Post
Sia Phearum, the former executive director of the Human Rights Task Force, refused to appear as a witness at Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Tuesday for ex-Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) President Kem Sokha's case, on claims he does not ...

12 Jun 2018 | 9:16 pm

CCHR director questioned over Kem Sokha case - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

CCHR director questioned over Kem Sokha case
Khmer Times
The head of the Cambodian Centre for Human Rights appeared for questioning at Phnom Penh Municipal Court yesterday over the case of former CNRP leader Kem Sokha, who remains jailed on treason charges for allegedly colluding with the US to topple ...
Two more witnesses called in Sokha caseThe Phnom Penh Post

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7 Jun 2018 | 5:03 pm

Kem Sokha's bail denied - The Phnom Penh Post


Kem Sokha's bail denied
The Phnom Penh Post
The Appeal Court on Tuesday rejected a request for bail from Kem Sokha on health grounds after a closed-door session held in his absence. It lasted for about an hour. Sokha's legal team cited a pinched blood vessel in his back in his bail application ...

7 Jun 2018 | 10:19 am

Kem Sokha again denied bail - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Kem Sokha again denied bail
Khmer Times
The Appeal Court yesterday denied bail to former CNRP leader Kem Sokha for the second time, leaving him jailed on treason charges for allegedly conspiring with the US to topple the government. After a closed-door hearing, for which Mr Sokha was absent, ...
Ex-CCHR employee questioned on SokhaThe Phnom Penh Post
Cambodian Court Rejects Opposition Leader's Fourth Appeal For Bail From Pre-Trial DetentionRadio Free Asia
Cambodia opposition leader denied bail again in treason caseColumbus Ledger-Enquirer
Xinhua -http://en.vietnamplus.vn/ (press release)
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5 Jun 2018 | 5:36 pm

Kem Sokha denied bail for the second time - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Kem Sokha denied bail for the second time
Khmer Times
The Appeal Court on Tuesday denied bail for the second time to former CNRP leader Kem Sokha who remains jailed on treason charge for allegedly conspiring with the US to topple the government. After holding the closed-door hearing for an hour while Mr ...

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5 Jun 2018 | 12:36 am

NGO staff, former CNRP lawmakers ordered to testify in 'treason' case - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

NGO staff, former CNRP lawmakers ordered to testify in 'treason' case
The Phnom Penh Post
The Phnom Penh Municipal Court has summonsed eight people as witnesses to testify at the trial of Kem Sokha for alleged “treason”. The warrants were signed by Investigating Judge Ky Rithy and seen by The Post. Among those summonsed are Pa Nguon ...

27 May 2018 | 8:33 pm

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