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JIOG Says Poll, Tally ‘Free, Fair’

After hours of heated debate, the Joint International Observer Group declared Sunday’s polling and Monday’s counting “free and fair” to the extent that it...

Results Delayed as Elections Internationally Blessed

Diplomats Say CPP Ahead in Tight Race Confusion and uncertainty reigned Monday as Cambodians nervously awaited the results of Sunday’s historic national elections. The National...

Murdered Husband’s Wife Laughs Only at Police Investigation

siem reap town - The only time Moeung Sen laughed was when she was told that police believe her husband was killed because he...

Ten Cholera Cases in Capital

Ten cases of cholera have surfaced in Phnom Penh this month, but health officials cautioned Monday it is too soon to know whether there...

CPP ‘Stronghold’ Hangs on By Slim Margin

prek russei commune, Kandal province - A week ago, the CPP commune chief here boldly predicted the party would win at least 70 percent...

High Turnout in Most Provinces, NEC Says

Eighteen of 23 provinces and municipalities reported estimated turnouts of more than 90 percent in Sunday’s election, the NEC announced Monday. Takeo was top...

Survivors Tell of Guerrillas’ Dawn Raid Near Anlong Veng

siem reap town - About 30 former Khmer Rouge civilians and soldiers arrived at the Siem Reap Military Airport on Monday, one day after...

Observers Generally Positive; Opposition Parties Complain

kompong cham town - Inter­national observers Monday gave a mostly positive assessment of the commune vote count, while opposition parties complained of irregularities in...

Siem Reap Counts Show CPP Winner

siem reap town - Spotty radio communication and bad roads slowed early election results coming to Siem Reap vote counters, with most of the...

Parties Offer Guarded Claims to Successes Victories

battambang town - With Fun­cinpec agents from just three districts returning their results to the party headquarters, Funcinpec candidate Prince Sisowath Sir­irath was reluctant...

Rainsy Claims NEC Under CPP Pressure

Opposition figure Sam Rainsy blamed the National Election Committee’s decision to delay the release of preliminary results Monday night on pressure from the CPP....

CPP’s ‘35’ Seem Set to Take Takeo Commune

takeo town - “Thirty-five,” a be­spectacled woman shouted out from the counting table, holding up the ballot for all to see. “Thirty-four,” a man...

Thais Doubt Investors Will Heed Election

A survey of prominent executives in Thailand said there is little belief Sunday’s election will boost investment in Cambo­dia, a Thai newspaper re­ported Sunday....

Finance Minister Gives Tenure Mixed Review Himself Mixed Grades Review

For the past 46 months, Keat Chhon has had one of the more difficult jobs in Cambodia. As the country’s top finance of­ficial, he has...

Ung Huot, Democratically, Stands in Line

Just after 7:30 am Sunday, First Prime Minister Ung Huot and his wife, Ung Malis Yvonne, took their positions at the back of a...

Hun Sen Calls Poll Victory for Cambodians

takhmau - Second Prime Mi­nister Hun Sen said the elections mark a “victory” for Cam­bodians, especially coming just a year after the bloody clashes...

Rainsy Slams JIOG, but Says He’ll Accept Observer Consensus

kompong cham town - Moments be­fore casting his ballot in Sun­day’s elections, opposition leader Sam Rainsy slammed the Joint Inter­national Observer Group’s positive assessment...

Prince Hopes for Free Polls After ‘Acceptable’ Campaign

kompong cham town - Deposed first prime minister Prince Nor­odom Ranariddh said Sunday he is optimistic the elections will be deemed free and fair,...

Siem Reap Observers Worry About Intimidation

siem reap town - Siem Reap’s voters turned out early at polling stations, and there were no conflicts between approved observer groups and those...

Villagers Wade Through Elections They Know Little About

poum dy prampi, Siem Reap Pro­vince - They came by rick­ety dinghy and hooded longboat, using floating vessels that are their homes and workplaces...

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