Category Archives: Khmer Times

Ministry threatens legal action against Black Monday protesters

Source: Khmer Times A Justice Ministry spokesman has branded the Black Monday campaign to release rights activists as useless, warning those who take part could face legal action. On Monday, Kim Santepheap said criminal proceedings against

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Activists’ appeal struck down

The court yesterday upheld the conviction of four Boeung Kak lake activists, including prominent land rights advocate Tep Vanny, over a clash in front of city hall in 2011. In a complaint brought on by two Daun Penh district security … Continue reading

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Protest violence as activist jailed

At least three women – one pregnant – and a man were hurt in a clash with security forces at Phnom Penh Municipal Court yesterday after land rights activist Tep Vanny was jailed for two and a half years over … Continue reading

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Court strikes down activists’ appeal

The Supreme Court yesterday rejected the appeals in two separate cases, one involving opposition activists and another involving a prominent land rights activist. The court rejected the appeals from CNRP media director Meach

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Court conducts hearing for jailed activists

Source: Khmer Times The Supreme Court yesterday heard appeals of five out of 11 opposition activists jailed after violence at an opposition protest in July 2014 at Freedom Park. Meach Sovannara, a Cambodian-American and head of the CNRP’s information and … Continue reading

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Muslims Spar Over Road

Source: Khmer Times Officials tried to soften dissent in the Muslim community yesterday in a meeting at the Al-Serkal mosque in the Boeung Kak area where a planned road running through the mosque’s land has enraged patrons and local residents. … Continue reading

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