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Indonesia's President Jokowi Widodo has authorized the acceptance of international help related to the earthquake and tsunami that hit the central island of Sulawesi.
António Guterres comments on Friday came after several members of Asean held elections that were widely criticized by the international community.
The speech came after Cambodia held a national election in July with Hun Sen’s ruling Cambodian People’s Party winning every seat in parliament.
Indonesian officials say at least 384 people died and 540 were injured following a 7.5-magnitude earthquake Friday and a subsequent tsunami that hit two cities - Palu and Donggala - in central Sulawesi province.
Journalists are being jailed in unprecedented numbers across the globe, with 262 detained for their work at the end of 2017, according to the Committee to Protect Journalists.
China may be taking a page of the playbook used by Russia to meddle with the 2016 U.S. presidential election, targeting U.S. political action committees and various think tanks with spear-phishing emails.
The UN Security Council granted the Hun Sen supporters permission to rally at the hotel when Hun Sen arrived in New York this week.
The five defendants – Nay Vanda, Ny Sokha, Lim Mony, Yi Soksan and Ny Chakrya – were accused of bribing a witness in a separate case against Kem Sokha.
Thida Kheang, a teacher at the Graduate School of Education, recently co-authored a book titled “Primary School Leadership in Cambodia."
Ny Chakrya was recently given a six month suspended sentence and his advocacy of the rights of two villagers involved in a land dispute in Siem Reap province.
Khieu Sopheak, interior ministry spokesman, said Ricketson would “have no opportunity to return to Cambodia again.”
A senior US Embassy official in Cambodia has warned Cambodia over its growing closeness with Beijing.
According to Hun Sen, in September 1998 while traveling to Siem Reap his car was targeted by an attacker with a B40 rocket-propelled grenade.
The long-serving Washington Khmer community leader Tun Sovan recently retired from his community leader role after some four decades of public service.
An estimated 300 to 500 protestors are expected to travel to New York from other states in the US to join the protest, according to an organizer.
An official impact assessment for a controversial new Lao dam on the Mekong river has been directly copied and pasted in parts from a previous project, a coalition of groups fighting to protect the river has alleged.
The decision was announced on the same day that Hun Manet was appointed as the commander of the army.
President Tran Dai Quang died in a military hospital in Hanoi of a “serious illness despite efforts by domestic and international doctors and professors,” Vietnam Television said.
Hun Sen said recently that Cambodia was sovereign and independent and would not bow to international pressure over its rights record.
Ahead of the polls, many rural communities that lost land were promised solutions if they voted CPP, but farmers fear they will now get little help.