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Gov’t To Deport Alleged Militia Organizers Forming Armed Force

The government will deport two US citizens for allegedly creating a militia at a fake refugee camp in Banteay Meanchey province, officials said Monday....

Ministry Says CFF Recruits Surrendered

Five self-confessed members of the Cambodian Freedom Fight­ers who had been living in the jungles of Koh Kong province surrendered to the authorities last...

Prince, Sam Rainsy To Travel to Europe, US

Opposition party leader Sam Rainsy and Funcinpec President Prince Norodom Ranariddh will travel together to the US and several European countries to discuss their...

Officials: Prince to Give Up Assembly Power

Funcinpec President Prince Norodom Ranariddh will not seek to retain his position as Na­tional Assembly president and will not seek any position in a...

F’pec, Opposition Sign Agreement on Alliance

Funcinpec President Prince Norodom Ranariddh and opposition party leader Sam Rainsy on Monday signed an agreement to form an “Alliance of Democrats,” joining the...

Sam Rainsy Says King Will Mediate if Asked

King Norodom Sihanouk has promised to intervene and help settle the election-related impasse between the CPP, Funcinpec and the Sam Rainsy Party if the...

A Recount of One Voter’s Election Day Experience

kompong cham town - Voters came early to the polling stations in Kompong Cham town, some rising as early as three in the morning...

A Recount of One Voter’s Election Day Experience

Kompong cham town - Voters came early to the polling stations in Kompong Cham town, some rising as early as three in the morning...

Court To Rule in Hill Tribe Land-Grab Dispute

The long-running land dispute involving ethnic minority tribes in Ratanakkiri province and a high-ranking general accused of grabbing their land will move to its...

National Assembly Seats Divided Proportionally

To determine the number of seats a party will win in any province, the National Election Committee is using a system of proportional representation. To...

Power Outage Spurs Concern Of Opposition

Several districts in Phnom Penh intermittently lost power for several hours Monday night as election workers counted ballots, causing concern among opposition party members....

Anti-Funcinpec Fliers Thrown From Car in Kompong Cham

kompong cham town - Funcinpec officials denounced on Sunday the distribution of fake Funcinpec fliers in Kompong Cham prov­ince, saying they were not from...

Hopes for Hot Race Fizzle in Kompong Cham

kompong cham town - With 18 National Assembly seats up for election and two of the country’s top officials—Funcinpec Presi­dent Prince Norodom Ranariddh and...

Police Arrest Brothers for Triple Killing

kompong leng district, Kompong Chhnang province - Three CPP supporters allegedly hacked to death two Funcinpec supporters and a Funcinpec activist on Tues­day night,...

Sam Rainsy Party Activist Targeted Second Time

kandieng district, Pursat prov­ince - Two unidentified assailants bound a 60-year-old Sam Rainsy Party activist to a chair, beat her and tried to slit...

Motives Behind Pursat Violence Still Unclear

sampou meas district, Pursat province - On May 22, a little before midnight, a lone gunman shot and killed Sam Rainsy Party activist Young...

US-Backed Institute Accused of Interference

The US-backed International Republican Institute has come under fire recently, with strong crit­icism levied against it for al­legedly siding with the Sam Rainsy Party...

Delay in Donor Money Puts NEC in Pinch

Several major donors have not yet delivered the full monetary contribution pledged to the up­coming election process, causing about a $1 million shortfall for...

King Says He’ll Mediate Election Disputes

King Norodom Sihanouk re­turned to Phnom Penh on Mon­day after a four-month visit to Bei­jing for medical treatment and told reporters gathered at Phnom...

CFF Leader Vows Coup if Vote Is Unfair

US-based rebel group the Cam­bo­dian Freedom Fighters is currently organizing an armed force to overthrow the government if the upcoming national elections prove to...