Cambodia News: Sam Rainsy Party

Law changes blamed for stifling freedom - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Law changes blamed for stifling freedom
Khmer Times
Veteran political analyst Lao Mong Hay says recent amendments to the Law on Political Parties were aimed only at ending the political career of Sam Rainsy. He speaks to Khuon Narim. KT: Could you comment on the overall political situation in Cambodia?

26 Jul 2017 | 5:11 pm

Party Law Sails Through; SRP Mulls Name Change - The Cambodia ... - The Cambodia Daily


The Phnom Penh Post

Party Law Sails Through; SRP Mulls Name Change - The Cambodia ...
The Cambodia Daily
The Constitutional Council surprised almost no one on Tuesday when it deemed a string of controversial amendments to the Law on Political Parties to be ...
CNRP meets as new Party Law clears council, National, Phnom ...The Phnom Penh Post
Rainsy's image replaced by sloganKhmer Times

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25 Jul 2017 | 6:42 pm

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


The Phnom Penh Post

King Flies Out Of Country, Dodging Party Law Signing
The Cambodia Daily
The chairs of the party's working group will meet on Tuesday to discuss the changes, according to CNRP Vice President Mu Sochua. Acting Sam Rainsy Party President Teav Vannol continued to hold out hope that the king had “dropped a message” to Mr.
King again in Beijing for contested Party Law's signingThe Phnom Penh Post

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23 Jul 2017 | 7:06 pm

Rainsy airbrushed out of opposition - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Rainsy airbrushed out of opposition
Khmer Times
Top officials in the opposition CNRP and Sam Rainsy Party will meet tomorrow to discuss changing their logos in line with amendments to the Law on Political Parties. The CNRP will cease to use an image of its former leader Sam Rainsy holding hands with ...

23 Jul 2017 | 3:24 pm

Cambodia's Sam Rainsy Backs Proposal to Grant Outgoing PMs Immunity - Radio Free Asia


The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia's Sam Rainsy Backs Proposal to Grant Outgoing PMs Immunity
Radio Free Asia
The former president of Cambodia's opposition party has come out in support of a proposal to grant immunity to outgoing heads of state after Prime Minister Hun Sen dismissed it as a “wicked trick” meant to suggest his ruling Cambodian People's Party ...
Rainsy warns CPP over lawThe Phnom Penh Post
Sam Rainsy buries himself with populismKhmer Times
CNRP Formally Petitions King for Help Against New LawThe Cambodia Daily

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20 Jul 2017 | 2:58 pm

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

CNRP Officials Fly to Visit Rainsy as Party Turns Five - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

CNRP Officials Fly to Visit Rainsy as Party Turns Five
The Cambodia Daily
Senior members of the CNRP traveled to Hong Kong over the weekend to meet with exiled opposition figure Sam Rainsy ahead of the promulgation of a law designed to sever Mr. Rainsy's ties to his former party on the eve of its fifth anniversary. At least ...
CNRP meeting with Rainsy in Hong Kong was to 'pay respect'The Phnom Penh Post

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16 Jul 2017 | 5:36 pm

New Law Puts Cambodia Opposition Party at Risk of Dissolution: Experts - Radio Free Asia


The Phnom Penh Post

New Law Puts Cambodia Opposition Party at Risk of Dissolution: Experts
Radio Free Asia
Speaking to RFA's Khmer Service Thursday, political analyst So Chantha advised the CNRP to remove all banners throughout Cambodia depicting Sam Rainsy alongside current party president Kem Sokha and replace them with ones that simply display the ...
Sokha and CNRP lawmakers 'leave Cambodia to meet Rainsy'The Phnom Penh Post

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13 Jul 2017 | 4:00 pm

Cambodia Amendment Effectively Cuts Sam Rainsy Ties to CNRP - Radio Free Asia


The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia Amendment Effectively Cuts Sam Rainsy Ties to CNRP
Radio Free Asia
The CPP had proposed an amendment to the Law on Political Parties which was approved amid a boycott of parliament by opposition lawmakers in February that banned convicted criminals from holding a leadership position in a party, forcing Sam Rainsy to ...
Party law changes end Rainsy's political careerKhmer Times
CPP assembly members vote for 'Anti-Rainsy' lawThe Phnom Penh Post
CPP Passes More Party Law Changes in AssemblyThe Cambodia Daily
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10 Jul 2017 | 12:38 pm

Proposed Cambodia Law Would Ban Sam Rainsy Association With CNRP - Radio Free Asia


The Cambodia Daily

Proposed Cambodia Law Would Ban Sam Rainsy Association With CNRP
Radio Free Asia
Lawmakers from Cambodia's National Assembly met Thursday to discuss a proposed amendment that would ban the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) from associating with its former leader Sam Rainsy if voted into law next week.
Political Party Law Would Sever Rainsy From CNRPThe Cambodia Daily
Ex-SRP leader Korm marks July 1997 'coup'The Phnom Penh Post
Political party law changes edge closerKhmer Times

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6 Jul 2017 | 3:58 pm