Monthly Archives: October 2016

Questions renew over attack at Wat Phnom

Source: Phnom Penh Post Prominent Boeung Kak activist Nget Khun was questioned in court yesterday over the violent attack on land activists at Wat Phnom three years ago, demanding compensation of 15 million riel (about $3,750) for being struck in … Continue reading

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Cambodian Rights Official Tries the Bait-and-Switch with U.N. Special Rapporteur

source: RFA Rhona Smith, the U.N. special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia, got an earful from the country’s top human rights official on Tuesday, only he wasn’t talking about the situation in Cambodia. Cambodian Human Rights … Continue reading

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Cambodian Lawmaker Wants to Question Cabinet Ministers Over Kem Ley Murder

source: RFA The head of a Cambodian National Assembly commission wants two members of Prime Minister Hun Sen’s cabinet to answer questions about the investigation into the murder in July of popular government critic Kem Ley, RFA’s Khmer Service has … Continue reading

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U.N. Special Rapporteur Has a Lot on Her Plate in Cambodia

source: RFA A court in Phnom Penh gave a Cambodian lawmaker a stiff sentence for on-line criticism of a border dispute and a human rights activists was severely beaten just as the U.N. Special Rapporteur on Human Rights Rhona Smith … Continue reading

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Black Monday Protests Continue

source ៈ khmertimes Nearly 20 members of the Boeung Kak community continued the 25th week of Black Monday protests yesterday in front of the Phnom Penh Municipal Court, demanding the release of political activists and rights workers and asking the court … Continue reading

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