Cambodia News: Mu Sochua

Opposition 'Misinterpreted' Meeting Discussion: Cambodia's Ministry of Interior - Radio Free Asia


Opposition 'Misinterpreted' Meeting Discussion: Cambodia's Ministry of Interior
Radio Free Asia
The statement went on to explain the ministry's position that the CNRP's March 2 extraordinary congress—during which the opposition appointed Kem Sokha president, and Mu Sochua, Pol Ham and Eng Chhay Eang as party deputies—was “against article ...

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30 Mar 2017 | 2:57 pm

Government Comes Down Hard On CNRP Leadership - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Government Comes Down Hard On CNRP Leadership
The Cambodia Daily
“We informed the CNRP that their extraordinary congress to elect Kem Sokha as president and Pol Ham, Mu Sochua and Eng Chhay Eang as deputy presidents was against Article 47, paragraph 2 of the CNRP's bylaws kept at the Interior Ministry,” Mr. Sam ...
CNRP vexed as CPP continues to call Sokha's presidency illegitimateThe Phnom Penh Post

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29 Mar 2017 | 6:39 pm

Concern over the order of parties on ballot - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Concern over the order of parties on ballot
Khmer Times
The party elected Mr. Sokha as party president and Pol Ham, Mu Sochua and Eng Chhay Eang as vice-presidents. The Interior Ministry was notified after the congress, however the ministry announced last Wednesday that the congress had been held illegally.

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26 Mar 2017 | 12:05 pm

Cambodia Deems Opposition Leadership Illegitimate for 'Violating' Party By-Laws - Radio Free Asia


Cambodia Deems Opposition Leadership Illegitimate for 'Violating' Party By-Laws
Radio Free Asia
Cambodia's Ministry of Interior has ruled that the country's opposition party violated its own by-laws by holding an extraordinary congress to appoint new leadership earlier this month, throwing its political legitimacy into question ahead of local ...

24 Mar 2017 | 4:39 pm

Government Deems Kem Sokha's Presidency Illegitimate - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Government Deems Kem Sokha's Presidency Illegitimate
The Cambodia Daily
... on Political Parties requires a permanent president to endorse commune councilor candidates whose names had to be sent to the election committee by the first weekend of the month, according to one of those new deputies, CNRP lawmaker Mu Sochua.
CNRP congress 'violated rules': ministryThe Phnom Penh Post

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23 Mar 2017 | 7:39 pm

King Wades Into Politics With Call for Fearless Vote - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

King Wades Into Politics With Call for Fearless Vote
The Cambodia Daily
CNRP Vice President Mu Sochua said the party was “very grateful” for the letter, though she said she did not believe it was meant to endorse any particular political persuasion. “Whether it is his intention or not, it is a royal message that each ...
King calls for vote free from threats or intimidationThe Phnom Penh Post

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20 Mar 2017 | 11:15 pm

Opposition Learning to Live With Fear of Death - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Opposition Learning to Live With Fear of Death
The Cambodia Daily
The opposition CNRP's new leadership stands before a party congress in Phnom Penh in March From left: Kem Sokha, Pol Ham, Mu Sochua and Eng Chhay Eang. (Emil Kastrup/The Cambodia Daily). That has observers wondering whether the CNRP will ...

15 Mar 2017 | 6:41 pm

Five female politicians in Southeast Asia you should know - Southeast Asia Globe


Southeast Asia Globe

Five female politicians in Southeast Asia you should know
Southeast Asia Globe
Cambodian politician and activist Mu Sochua made her name in the 1990s as a founder of Khemara, the country's first organisation dedicated to advocating on behalf of women. She has cultivated a long career championing democracy and human rights in ...

8 Mar 2017 | 1:55 am

Steering committee sends ranked deputies to a vote - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Steering committee sends ranked deputies to a vote
The Phnom Penh Post
An extraordinary Cambodia National Rescue Party congress today is expected to vote in Kem Sokha as party president, along with three ranked deputies – Pol Ham, Mu Sochua and Eng Chhay Eang, respectively – after their steering committee yesterday ...
New CNRP Leadership Set to Be Approved at Party CongressThe Cambodia Daily
Opposition chooses its new leadersKhmer Times
Cambodia's opposition announces new leader to replace Sam RainsySouth China Morning Post
Zee News -Latin American Herald Tribune
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1 Mar 2017 | 6:25 pm

Who are Cambodia's new deputy opposition leaders? - Southeast Asia Globe


Southeast Asia Globe

Who are Cambodia's new deputy opposition leaders?
Southeast Asia Globe
On Tuesday, the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) announced that three of its politicians – Mu Sochua, Eng Chhay Eang and Pol Ham – would replace Kem Sokha as vice presidents of the party after he was made the new party president.
CNRP Names Three New Vice PresidentsThe Cambodia Daily
CNRP's deputy role to multiplyThe Phnom Penh Post

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1 Mar 2017 | 4:19 am