Cambodia News: Sam Rainsy Party

Revocation of NA article a step closer after meet, National, Phnom ... - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Revocation of NA article a step closer after meet, National, Phnom ...
The Phnom Penh Post
A ruling party proposal to rewrite the National Assembly's internal regulations to scrap Cambodia National Rescue Party acting president's Kem Sokha's title of ...

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23 Jan 2017 | 6:04 pm

Two more minor parties merge - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Two more minor parties merge
Khmer Times
After two minor political parties signed a cooperation agreement last week with the intent of merging before next year's national election, two other minor parties have now announced they will also join forces and try to win seats in June's commune ...

23 Jan 2017 | 10:35 am

Returning to Action in Provinces, Kem Sokha Looks for Unity - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Returning to Action in Provinces, Kem Sokha Looks for Unity
The Cambodia Daily
The CNRP, formed by a merger between two opposition parties in 2012, still has much of its commune-level organization split between the legacy parties founded by Mr. Sokha and opposition leader Sam Rainsy, who remains in exile. When selecting ...
Date set to debate assembly rulesKhmer Times
Sokha takes to the provincesThe Phnom Penh Post

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22 Jan 2017 | 5:30 pm

Cambodia's Hun Sen Sues Rival Sam Rainsy, Again - Radio Free Asia


Khmer Times

Cambodia's Hun Sen Sues Rival Sam Rainsy, Again
Radio Free Asia
Opposition leader Sam Rainsy welcomed the $1 million lawsuit Prime Minister Hun Sen filed against the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) president on Wednesday, telling RFA it will give the country another shot at seeing the truth about the regime.
Cambodia PM Hun Sen files fresh lawsuit against opposition leader Sam RainsyThe Straits Times
Cambodian PM hits opposition chief with new defamation suitDaily Mail
Rainsy's defamation appeal heardKhmer Times
Bangkok Post -Global Times
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18 Jan 2017 | 3:31 pm

Adhoc Prisoner Talks Left Off Upcoming Meeting Agenda - The Cambodia Daily


Khmer Times

Adhoc Prisoner Talks Left Off Upcoming Meeting Agenda
The Cambodia Daily
The ruling and opposition parties proposed agenda items over the weekend for a meeting between Interior Minister Sar Kheng and acting CNRP President Kem Sokha. However, the ... But last week, Interior Ministry spokesman Khieu Sopheak, director of Mr ...
Parties to talk, but no date setKhmer Times

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15 Jan 2017 | 5:33 pm

Divide and rule: Cambodia's opposition in pre-election test - Asia Times


Divide and rule: Cambodia's opposition in pre-election test
Asia Times
In October, Prince Sisowath Thomico, a prominent CNRP official, threatened to quit the party unless changes were implemented. “Behind the unity of Kem Sokha and Sam Rainsy,” he told local media, referring to the party's vice-president and president, ...

12 Jan 2017 | 1:53 am

No Prisoner Talks While Rainsy Bites, CPP Says - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

No Prisoner Talks While Rainsy Bites, CPP Says
The Cambodia Daily
The ruling party is refusing to continue negotiations over the release of at least five jailed government critics because opposition leader Sam Rainsy continues to hurl insults at the CPP from exile, the Interior Ministry's spokesman said on Wednesday.

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11 Jan 2017 | 5:39 pm

Political Parties to Hold Meeting to End Long-Standing Political Tensions - VOA Khmer (English)


VOA Khmer (English)

Political Parties to Hold Meeting to End Long-Standing Political Tensions
VOA Khmer (English)
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, left, shakes hands with opposition party leader Sam Rainsy, right, after a meeting, as Sar Kheng, center, deputy prime minister, looks on at the National Assembly in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Monday, Sept. 16, 2013. Share.
CNRP rejects deal 'proviso'The Phnom Penh Post
Leaked Letter Purports to Show CPP's Bid to Divide CNRPThe Cambodia Daily
Cambodia's Rainsy: Prisoners only freed if deal inkedAnadolu Agency
Khmer Times
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9 Jan 2017 | 10:25 am

Cambodian Prisoners Used as Bargaining Chips - Radio Free Asia


Cambodian Prisoners Used as Bargaining Chips
Radio Free Asia
His conviction in the defamation case is but one of the court actions taken by Cambodia's government or the ruling Cambodian People's party against him. Earlier this year Prime Minister Hun Sen ordered authorities to prevent Sam Rainsy from entering ...

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5 Jan 2017 | 5:15 pm

A 'Fake' Accident and a False Treaty Pass for Justice in Cambodia - Radio Free Asia


Khmer Times

A 'Fake' Accident and a False Treaty Pass for Justice in Cambodia
Radio Free Asia
On Tuesday the Phnom Penh Municipal Court sentenced opposition party leader Sam Rainsy and a pair of his assistants to five-year jail terms for a Facebook post showing a fake treaty with Vietnam. While the court reduced the sentences to three years for ...
Opposition Leader Sentenced to 5 Years Over Facebook PostVOA Khmer (English)
Cambodian opposition leader sentenced to five years in jail over Facebook postReuters
Cambodian court convicts exiled opposition leader Sam RainsyThe Straits Times
Voice of America -Yahoo Sports -Khmer Times
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27 Dec 2016 | 2:42 pm