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Capital police tout hard work in halting protests

While a new report from the Phnom Penh Municipal Police bemoans ongoing issues in controlling the illegal use of firearms, there was one area in which they excelled last year – thwarting “colour revolutions”. Released during the department’s annual meeting … Continue reading

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Beaten activists are now suspects

A human rights monitor and a land rights activist who were beaten by Daun Penh security guards during a protest last October will appear for questioning at Phnom Penh Municipal Court this afternoon as suspects of “intentional violence”. In documents … Continue reading

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Boeung Kak: A Disastrous Decade

Ten years ago this week, Phnom Penh City Hall and the development firm Shukaku Inc announced an agreement to transform the Boeung Kak lake area into a sprawling mixed-use development. In the years following, thousands were evicted and a protest … 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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‘Black Monday’ Campaign Continues as Hun Sen Moves Against Opposition

Source: VOA Hun Sen has accused the opposition of trying to use the rule to argue for the release of the prisoners, which he said was a violation of the separation of powers. PHNOM PENH — Protesters once again took to … Continue reading

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Back in black

Source: Phnom Penh Post   After halting for two weeks, Boeung Kak community activists yesterday made a comeback with their ‘Black Monday’ protests, saying they had lost trust in political leaders to ensure the timely release of five activists jailed … Continue reading

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‘Black Monday’ Activists Ready to Take to the Streets, Campaigners Say

Source: VOA Research by the Cambodian Center for Human Rights suggests Black Monday activists were arrested 33 times last year. PHNOM PENH — Activists from Phnom Penh’s Boeung Kak lake area who organized the so-called ‘Black Monday’ protests last year have … Continue reading

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