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Cambodia Opposition Says It Has Been Cut Off In Lead Up To Election

PHNOM PENH – In June last year, Khoeun Virath was elected as a commune councillor in the capital of Cambodia, but months later his political party was banned and...

Hardworking Cambodian Shoe Maker Has Little Time For Politics

KAMPONG SPEU, Cambodia – Whoever wins Cambodia’s general election next week, 27-year-old Khen Srey Touch knows only that she will have to keep working hard...

Election Monitoring Groups In Cambodia Headed By Pms Son Ambassador

PHNOM PENH – Three of the groups approved to monitor Cambodia’s election have close ties to Prime Minister Hun Sen, one headed by his son and the other two...

China Lends Cambodia 259 Million To Build New Road

PHNOM PENH – China has lent Cambodia $259 million to build a new road in the capital Phnom Penh with Cambodia describing relations between the two countries as...

Boycott Sham Cambodian Elections Says Opponent Rainsy

PARIS – Cambodians must show Prime Minister Hun Sen that his time is up by boycotting “fake” elections this month, and Western powers need to pressure...

Cambodian Security Forces Overstep Neutrality Rules In Election Campaign Rights Group Says

PHNOM PENH – Cambodia’s security forces are “actively campaigning” for the ruling party of Prime Minister Hun Sen ahead of a general election on...

Australian Filmmaker Apologizes To Cambodia Pm Ahead Of Espionage Trial

PHNOM PENH – Jailed Australian filmmaker James Ricketson has apologized for disrespectful comments about Cambodia’s long serving Prime Minister Hun Sen ahead...

Doves And Dancers As Cambodia Starts Election Campaign Despite Fairness Concerns

PHNOM PENH – Doves flew into the sky and traditional dancers performed at huge rallies in the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh on Saturday, as the ruling party of...

Thirty-two Pregnant Cambodians Detained Suspected Of China Surrogacy

PHNOM PENH – Thirty-two pregnant Cambodians were detained on Friday for their suspected involvement in an illegal surrogacy operation, carrying babies for Chinese...

Rights Group Says Cambodian Security Forces Involved In Abuses For Pm

PHNOM PENH – Senior members of Cambodia’s security forces have committed human rights abuses that benefited Prime Minister Hun Sen, including a crackdown on...