Cambodia News: Kem Sokha

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

Hun Sen amps up attacks on US - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen amps up attacks on US
The Phnom Penh Post
The premier's anti-US rhetoric has intensified in the past few weeks following the arrest of opposition leader Kem Sokha, a move widely condemned by civil society and foreign governments. Senior government officials have claimed Sokha was receiving US ...
Hun Sen tightens grip on power as Cambodia pivots to ChinaFinancial Times
Cambodia's Hun Sen a master of manipulative, ruthless ruleAsia Times

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17 Sep 2017 | 6:59 pm

Kem Sokha's Arrest Yet Another Sign of Serious Backslides in Cambodian Democracy - Forbes


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Kem Sokha's Arrest Yet Another Sign of Serious Backslides in Cambodian Democracy
Forbes
Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha (L) is escorted by police at his home in Phnom Penh on September 3, 2017.Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha was arrested early on September 3 accused of treason, the government said in a statement, the ...
What the Latest Crackdown in Cambodia MeansNew York Times
Violence can erupt in Cambodia without warning: US warns citizensChannel NewsAsia
Lon Nol's last Information Minister weighs in on Sokha caseKhmer Times
The Diplomat -Voice of America -Reuters
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14 Sep 2017 | 1:04 pm

Cambodia's parliament votes to prosecute opposition leader Kem Sokha on treason charges - The Globe and Mail


The Globe and Mail

Cambodia's parliament votes to prosecute opposition leader Kem Sokha on treason charges
The Globe and Mail
Cambodia's parliament voted on Monday to allow the prosecution of opposition leader Kem Sokha on treason charges that have been criticised by Western countries and are dismissed by his party as nonsense. Kem Sokha's arrest on Sept. 3 marked an ...
Cambodia opposition can be dissolved if it protects Kem Sokha: Hun SenChannel NewsAsia
Cambodia's Opposition Chief Loses Immunity in Treason CaseNew York Times
'Seiha' releases Sokha videoThe Phnom Penh Post
The Sydney Morning Herald -Reuters -Khmer Times
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10 Sep 2017 | 9:14 pm

Kem Sokha's Daughters Say His Arrest Shows Cambodia Rulers' Fear of Grassroots - Radio Free Asia


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Kem Sokha's Daughters Say His Arrest Shows Cambodia Rulers' Fear of Grassroots
Radio Free Asia
Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) president Kem Sokha arrest without warrant on treason charges brought his wife to tears, but is a sign long-ruling Hun Sen and his party fear grassroots democracy, his daughters wrote. “Kem Sokha is now moved to ...
What's Really Behind Cambodia's Latest Opposition Crackdown?The Diplomat
In Cambodia Daily's shuttering, ill winds for country's democracy?Christian Science Monitor
As China Offers Support for Cambodia's Crackdown, Observers See 'Trap' for Phnom PenhVOA Khmer
Business Insider
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8 Sep 2017 | 2:41 pm

Cambodia's opposition leader charged with treason - The Guardian


ABC Online

Cambodia's opposition leader charged with treason
The Guardian
Kem Sokha had been expected to lead his Cambodia National Rescue party in next year's election in a strong challenge against the ruling Cambodian People's party of the prime minister, Hun Sen, who has held power for three decades. Kem Sokha's party ...
Cambodia condemned after arresting opposition leaderCNN
Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha faces treason charge over allegations of US 'collusion'ABC Online
Treason charge for Cambodian opposition leader accused of US plotBBC News
The Phnom Penh Post -The Cambodia Daily
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5 Sep 2017 | 5:12 am

Cambodia politician Kem Sokha charged with treason - Aljazeera.com


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Cambodia politician Kem Sokha charged with treason
Aljazeera.com
"Kem Sokha, head of Cambodia National Rescue Party, was arrested by police for committing [a] red handed crime related to a secret plan and the activities of conspiracy between Kem Sokha and foreigners which causes chaos and affects the Kingdom of ...
Cambodia's strongman PM digs in with arrest of opposition leaderThe Guardian
Cambodian opposition leader arrested and accused of treasonTelegraph.co.uk
Cambodia Arrests Opposition Leader, Accusing Him of TreasonNew York Times
The Cambodia Daily -Broadcasting Board of Governors -VOA Khmer
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5 Sep 2017 | 12:40 am

Kem Sokha Detained for Alleged Treason - The Phnom Penh Post


Kem Sokha Detained for Alleged Treason
The Phnom Penh Post
People gathered at the CNRP headquarters on Sunday morning, awaiting news on opposition leader, Kem Sokha. During a midnight raid on September 3rd, Kem Sokha was arrested and taken into police custody, after accusations of treason and conspiring ...

4 Sep 2017 | 6:10 am