Cambodia News: Sam Rainsy Party

Democracy in Cambodia Did Not Die – It Has Yet to Exist - The Diplomat


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Democracy in Cambodia Did Not Die – It Has Yet to Exist
The Diplomat
He had become the sole leader of Cambodia's main opposition party, the Cambodia National Rescue Party, when Sam Rainsy resigned on February 11. Sam Rainsy had been Cambodia's main opposition leader for more than 20 years. He is now living in ...

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15 Sep 2017 | 2:41 pm

Former Cambodian opposition leader calls for sanctions against country's leaders - ABC Online


ABC Online

Former Cambodian opposition leader calls for sanctions against country's leaders
ABC Online
Former Cambodian opposition leader Sam Rainsy is calling for sanctions to be imposed on Cambodia's leaders amid a crackdown on critics ahead of next year's elections. Sam Rainsy resigned as the head of the Cambodian National Rescue Party on ...

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15 Sep 2017 | 8:57 am

Rohingya crisis: Cambodian opposition leader in exile Sam Rainsy calls for 'restraint' - Asian Correspondent


Asian Correspondent

Rohingya crisis: Cambodian opposition leader in exile Sam Rainsy calls for 'restraint'
Asian Correspondent
CAMBODIA's exiled co-founder of the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Sam Rainsy has called upon the leader of Burma (Myanmar) Aung San Suu Kyi to “show restraint” and respect for human rights regarding the humanitarian crisis in ...

14 Sep 2017 | 10:36 pm

Cambodia opposition says determined to run in 2018 elections - Business Insider


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Cambodia opposition says determined to run in 2018 elections
Business Insider
Although the party has called for Kem Sokha's release, Son Chhay said there were no plans to organize protests. Kem Sokha could face up to 30 years in prison. His predecessor as party leader, Sam Rainsy, was forced to resign his post and party ...
Cambodia's Crumbling DemocracyThe Diplomat
What the Latest Crackdown in Cambodia MeansNew York Times
Cambodian opposition blocked from holding memorial serviceReuters
VOA Khmer
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12 Sep 2017 | 4:15 pm

Former Opposition Leader Goes on Offensive in French Newspaper - VOA Khmer


Daily Mail

Former Opposition Leader Goes on Offensive in French Newspaper
VOA Khmer
FILE - In this Aug. 16, 2015, file photo, Sam Rainsy, leader of the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), waves from a car upon his arrival at Phnom Penh International Airport in Phnom Penh, Cambodia as hundreds of cheering supporters ...
Assembly OKs Sokha case while Hun Sen doubles down on condemnation of 'treasonous' opposition leaderThe Phnom Penh Post
Cambodian PM threatens to dissolve opposition partyDaily Mail
Cambodian leader threatens opposition over arrested chiefAsahi Shimbun
The Japan Times
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11 Sep 2017 | 12:05 pm

Could the End of Cambodia's Opposition Be a Good Thing? - The Diplomat


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Could the End of Cambodia's Opposition Be a Good Thing?
The Diplomat
Kem Sokha took over leadership of the CNRP in February after exiled Sam Rainsy stepped down to avoid the party's dissolution. That month, the government rushed amendments through parliament that gave it powers to close any political party for vague ...
Grave danger in CambodiaBangkok Post
The Crackdown in CambodiaThe New York Review of Books
Cambodia's ruthless leader is stepping up his authoritarian gameWashington Post
Chiang Rai Times -Radio Free Asia
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7 Sep 2017 | 4:35 pm

Official sacked amid Saudi maid scandal - Khmer Times - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Official sacked amid Saudi maid scandal - Khmer Times
Khmer Times
Secretary of State for Social Affairs Ahmad Yahya has been removed from his post by royal decree amid allegations he illegally sent a Khmer-Muslim woman to ...

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5 Sep 2017 | 1:16 pm

Cambodia's opposition leader charged with treason - The Guardian


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Cambodia's opposition leader charged with treason
The Guardian
... independent media and civil society “raise serious questions about the government's ability to organise credible national elections in 2018”. Legal threats forced Kem Sokha's predecessor as leader, Sam Rainsy, to resign this year from the ...
Exclusive: Cambodia says opposition party could be barred from electionReuters
Backed to the wall, Cambodia's opposition urges world to helpBusiness Insider
Cambodia's Hun Sen vows to spend another decade in officeFinancial Times
Daily Mail -CNN -The Cambodia Daily
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5 Sep 2017 | 5:12 am

Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha arrested over alleged plot with US - The Sydney Morning Herald


The Sydney Morning Herald

Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha arrested over alleged plot with US
The Sydney Morning Herald
Mr Ken Sokha took over leadership of the party after his predecessor Sam Rainsy resigned in February to save the party. The government had threatened to ban the party because Mr Sam Rainsy had been sentenced to jail on politically motivated defamation ...
Cambodia arrests opposition leader, alleging treasonChicago Tribune
Developing: CNRP leader Kem Sokha arrested for 'treason'The Phnom Penh Post
Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha arrested over alleged plotThe Globe and Mail
The Cambodia Daily -Broadcasting Board of Governors -VOA Khmer
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2 Sep 2017 | 7:09 pm

Hun Sen mocks Sam Rainsy's Facebook page, National, Phnom ... - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Hun Sen mocks Sam Rainsy's Facebook page, National, Phnom ...
The Phnom Penh Post
Hun Sen bragged about his Facebook prowess during a speech to thousands of workers on Koh Pich on Sunday, mocking former opposition leader Sam Rainsy ...
Cambodian clampdown yields a deafening silence | Asia TimesAsia Times
Rainsy warns of constitutional coup - Khmer TimesKhmer Times

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28 Aug 2017 | 7:06 pm