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Cambodia opposition says to win majority in local, national vote - Business Insider


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Cambodia opposition says to win majority in local, national vote
Business Insider
"Some people think that without Sam Rainsy the CNRP would be divided," Kem Sokha told Reuters. "It has become stronger and we work on the same goals and principles," he said, adding that Sam Rainsy would return to Cambodia once the party is in ...
No Investigation Into Prime Minister's Comments: NECThe Cambodia Daily

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28 May 2017 | 11:19 pm

Parties Battle For Lonely Ratanakkiri Commune - The Cambodia Daily - The Cambodia Daily


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Parties Battle For Lonely Ratanakkiri Commune - The Cambodia Daily
The Cambodia Daily
In the 2012 commune elections, all but one of the province's 50 communes went to the ruling party, almost all by a landslide. All but Pate. Of the 581 ballots its ...

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28 May 2017 | 6:37 pm

Interview: 'They Are Afraid of my Shadow And my Voice or Anything Related to my Name' - Radio Free Asia


Interview: 'They Are Afraid of my Shadow And my Voice or Anything Related to my Name'
Radio Free Asia
Former Cambodia National Rescue Party President Sam Rainsy, who has been forced to live in exile since 2015 in the face of questionable defamation charges, spoke with reporter Vuthy Huot of Radio Free Asia's Khmer Service by telephone from ...

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26 May 2017 | 3:16 pm

With CNRP Victory, Sam Rainsy Could Return Home, Sokha Says - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

With CNRP Victory, Sam Rainsy Could Return Home, Sokha Says
The Cambodia Daily
Opposition leader Kem Sokha told supporters on the campaign trail on Thursday that exiled former CNRP president Sam Rainsy may be able to return home and imprisoned party officials and activists could be released if the CNRP assumes power from the ...

25 May 2017 | 6:42 pm

Chevron, Sam Rainsy Continue to Spar Over Kem Ley Video - VOA Khmer (English)


VOA Khmer (English)

Chevron, Sam Rainsy Continue to Spar Over Kem Ley Video
VOA Khmer (English)
Chevron is seeking to quash a request from Rainsy that would force it to release footage from its local subsidiary in Cambodia, Caltex, where Ley was shot dead on July 10. The company claims the tapes were removed from the site by Cambodian authorities ...

25 May 2017 | 1:30 pm

NEC rejects Rainsy advertisement - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

NEC rejects Rainsy advertisement
The Phnom Penh Post
The National Election Committee has rejected an opposition campaign advertisement from airing on a state-owned television station because it features former opposition leader Sam Rainsy, according to a letter from the body. The letter informing the ...
Cambodia's Commune Elections: A Barometer for 2018The Diplomat

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24 May 2017 | 7:45 pm

Commune elections 2017: Is the CNRP missing Rainsy? - The Phnom Penh Post


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Commune elections 2017: Is the CNRP missing Rainsy?
The Phnom Penh Post
In a different era, when the Cambodian People's Party's rule seemed inviolable, Prime Minister Hun Sen wrote to the King seeking a pardon for opposition leader Sam Rainsy to allow him to return to Cambodia, after four years abroad and a week before the ...
CNRP's Use Of Rainsy Ad Draws BanThe Cambodia Daily
Commune Elections a Big Test for Hun SenVoice of America

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22 May 2017 | 7:07 pm

Out of government's reach, former opposition leader Rainsy plays 'bad cop' - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Out of government's reach, former opposition leader Rainsy plays 'bad cop'
The Phnom Penh Post
Former opposition leader Sam Rainsy lobbed a characteristic firebomb from France yesterday, drawing a pointed comparison between the ruling Cambodian People's Party and the murderous Khmer Rouge regime. In a video posted to Facebook, Rainsy ...

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15 May 2017 | 7:10 pm

Hun Sen threatens to wage 'war' on violent protesters - Aljazeera.com


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Hun Sen threatens to wage 'war' on violent protesters
Aljazeera.com
Sam Rainsy, Cambodia's self-exiled opposition leader, resigned from the CNRP in 2015 in response to plans by Hun Sen to amend political party laws that bar convicted officials from running. Sam Rainsy was convicted of defamation by a Phnom Penh court, ...
Cambodian PM Hun Sen warns poll protesters with 'war'Economic Times
Hun sen warns of post-poll warKhmer Times

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10 May 2017 | 7:51 am

No way back for Rainsy - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

No way back for Rainsy
Khmer Times
Former Opposition leader Sam Rainsy is fooling himself if he thinks his “get well” message to the Prime Minister could hasten his return to frontline Cambodian politics, according to political commentator Chan Vibol. Mr Rainsy, who resigned as CNRP ...
PM returns from Singapore hospitalThe Phnom Penh Post

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7 May 2017 | 1:18 pm