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This Day in History — Juky 26 - Jamaica Observer


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This Day in History — Juky 26
Jamaica Observer
1998: Prime Minister Hun Sen's party wins a majority in Cambodia elections, a year after he ousted his rival Prince Norodom Ranariddh in a bloody coup. 2000: The European Union proposes a ban on the import of “conflict diamonds” from Sierra Leone.

26 Jul 2017 | 2:11 am

CNRP meets as new Party Law clears council - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

CNRP meets as new Party Law clears council
The Phnom Penh Post
Under the law, royalist party Funcinpec would also be required to alter its logo – which bears the face of party leader Prince Norodom Ranariddh and was unveiled in November – within 90 days. Funcinpec spokesman Nheb Bun Chin previously told The Post ...

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25 Jul 2017 | 6:57 pm

King Flies Out Of Country, Dodging Party Law Signing - The Cambodia Daily


King Flies Out Of Country, Dodging Party Law Signing
The Cambodia Daily
Funcinpec party spokesman Nhep Bunchin said his party had no choice but to remove Prince Norodom Ranariddh from party logos to comply with other provisions of the law barring individuals from party logos. “You asked me, what is Funcinpec going to do?

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23 Jul 2017 | 7:06 pm

Under Pressure, Senior KNUP Officials Jump Ship to Funcinpec - The Cambodia Daily


The Phnom Penh Post

Under Pressure, Senior KNUP Officials Jump Ship to Funcinpec
The Cambodia Daily
The princess resigned as the first vice president of Funcinpec in March 2015 after her half-brother Prince Norodom Ranariddh replaced her as party president. She led Funcinpec in the 2008 and 2013 elections in the absence of her brother, who was ousted ...
More set to leave KNUPThe Phnom Penh Post

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23 Jul 2017 | 6:33 pm

All KNUP Members Will Be Removed From Government: CPP Spokesman - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

All KNUP Members Will Be Removed From Government: CPP Spokesman
The Cambodia Daily
In 1997, Mr. Bun Chhay was defeated in factional fighting that broke out between forces loyal to the two parties. In the following decade, amid Funcinpec's decline, Mr. Bun Chhay sued Prince Norodom Ranariddh—who had been the party's president and ...

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21 Jul 2017 | 6:20 am

CNRP Begins Changing Signs As Party Law Clears Senate - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

CNRP Begins Changing Signs As Party Law Clears Senate
The Cambodia Daily
The CNRP has begun dismantling billboards featuring opposition leader Sam Rainsy as new legislation targeting the former party leader unanimously passed a Senate vote boycotted on Tuesday by the opposition. A representative of the E.U., meanwhile ...
Party law changes clear SenateThe Phnom Penh Post

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18 Jul 2017 | 6:31 pm

Prime Minister Calls Immunity Request for Past Premiers an Insult - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Prime Minister Calls Immunity Request for Past Premiers an Insult
The Cambodia Daily
Prime Minister Hun Sen called a request by a retired official of the royalist Funcinpec party to give former premiers legal immunity a “serious insult” to the ruling CPP and the dream of a “deranged old man,” according to a local media report. ... July ...

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16 Jul 2017 | 5:51 pm

Funcinpec may need a new logo - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Funcinpec may need a new logo
The Phnom Penh Post
Funcinpec in November unveiled a new logo that features the face of its party leader, Prince Norodom Ranariddh, and the party then installed new signs with the logo across the country before the June 4 commune elections – a costly exercise for a party ...

11 Jul 2017 | 9:18 pm

Funcinpec calls for coup justice years after 'coup' - Khmer Times


Funcinpec calls for coup justice years after 'coup'
Khmer Times
Twenty years on from the day Prime Minister Hun Sen seized power from co-premier Prince Norodom Ranariddh, Funcinpec is seeking justice for party officials killed in the coup. Funcinpec vice-president You Hok Kry told local media the party will never ...

5 Jul 2017 | 12:19 pm

Making of a strongman: In July 1997, Hun Sen took full control of the country – and his party - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Making of a strongman: In July 1997, Hun Sen took full control of the country – and his party
The Phnom Penh Post
Over two days of bloody armed battles 20 years ago today, forces loyal to Hun Sen routed troops supporting Prince Norodom Ranariddh, marking the moment Hun Sen crowned himself Cambodia's supreme leader and decisively quashed any opposition to ...

4 Jul 2017 | 6:54 pm