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NA Vice Chairwoman affirms priority to ties with Cambodia legislature

The National Assembly (NA) of Vietnam always prioritises its relations with its Cambodian counterpart, NA Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong has said.

Warrants Issued for 8 Former Cambodian Opposition Leaders Charged With Treason

The warrants were issued shortly after Sam Rainsy made a public statement pledging to return to Cambodia despite the threat of arrest.

‘Rainsy deserves pardon and title’

Social and political analyst Lao Mong Hay on Tuesday called on King Norodom Sihamoni and Queen Mother Norodom Monineath to grant Cambodia National Rescue Party (CRNP) co-founder Sam Rainsy a royal pardon.

China and Cambodia Hold Their Biggest Military Exercise Yet

The latest iteration of Exercise Golden Dragon is yet another sign of their deepening military cooperation.

Cambodia celebrates Lancang-Mekong Cooperation Week 2019

Cambodia on Thursday presented the Lancang-Mekong Cooperation (LMC) to hundreds of university teachers and students here to celebrate the LMC Week 2019.

EU Delegation Meets Cambodian Ministers to Discuss Trade Status Amid Democratic Rollbacks

A European Union delegation met with top officials in Cambodia Wednesday to discuss whether the Southeast Asian nation should continue to enjoy preferential trade terms with the bloc amid rollbacks on democracy, even as Prime Minister Hun Sen ordered “attacks” on the country’s opposition.

Clash of political and business titans in Cambodia

Prime Minister Hun Sen and billionaire tycoon Kith Meng may no longer see eye-to-eye on the country’s political and economic direction.

Cambodian PM receives honorary doctorate from Thai university

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen on Tuesday was bestowed with an honorary doctorate of philosophy in political communication from Thailand's Krirk University.

Exiled Cambodian Opposition Leaders Are Indicted as Prime Minister Tightens Grip

A Cambodian court has issued arrest warrants for eight opposition leaders who fled abroad for safety but say they are now trying to return.

Rehab for Camerin as more CNRP submit pleas

Another of the original 118 senior Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) officials banned from politics was granted rehabilitation by Acting Head of State Say Chhum on Monday, as more politicians submitted requests.

EU Delegation in Cambodia as NGOs Push Government to Preserve Trade Status

A European Union delegation arrived in Cambodia as NGOs in the Southeast Asian country called on the government to uphold the constitution as a way to avoid losing preferential trade terms the EU has threatened to withdraw in response to Prime Minister Hun Sen’s crackdown on opponents.

Cambodians Urged to Use Care on Social Media Platforms

Social media platforms such as Facebook have become popular mediums for Cambodians to criticize authorities and protest against government policy.

Cambodian court issues arrest warrants for top opposition leaders

Exiled politicians accused of incitement to commit felony and plotting treason after announcing plans to return.

Six More Cambodian Opposition Officials Apply For ‘Political Rehabilitation,’ Bringing Total to Nine

Five former senior officials from Cambodia’s banned opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) applied for political rehabilitation from the government on Monday, while a...

The Mirage of a Cambodia Palace Coup

Suggestions by Sam Rainsy of a palace coup grossly overestimate factionalism in the CPP and underestimate Hun Sen’s power.

Six CNRP Activists Apply For Asylum After Fleeing Cambodia

Six members of the banned Cambodia National Rescue Party who fled Cambodia this week ahead of likely arrest have now applied for political asylum outside the country, one member of the group told RFA on Monday, speaking from an undisclosed location.

The Meddling Kingdom’s threat to democracy

Spying on voters is an important tool of Beijing's foreign policy as elections loom across the region.

Six Activists From Banned Political Party Flee Cambodia for Thailand

Six activists of the now-dissolved opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) have fled Cambodia this week, fearing political persecution at the hands of the court, which they say is controlled by the Hun Sen-led Cambodian People’s Party (CPP).

EU politician told ‘EBA should not be a weapon’

The Chairman of the National Assembly’s Commission of Foreign Affairs Chheang Vun told Manfred Grund on Monday that the German parliament would regret the EU withdrawing Cambodia’s access to its preferential Everything But Arms (EBA) agreement.

China wants to replace US in Pacific

China, especially under President Xi Jinping, seeks a return to what it regards as its rightful position, replacing the U.S. as the world’s dominant economic and military power.

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Cambodia Oppositionists Defend Seeking Rehabilitation as Hun Sen Issues New Threats

Five former officials from Cambodia’s banned opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party on Monday defended their decision to seek political rehabilitation with the government, saying they were trying to keep the country’s trade privileges from being withdrawn by Western countries over anti-democratic actions by Prime Minister Hun Sen.