Veteran Journalist, Saing Soenthrith, Dies Aged 55

He was a founding member of the Club of Cambodian Journalists (CCJ), an advocacy group for journalists and promoter of quality reporting.

Phnom Penh – A veteran Cambodian journalist and former Cambodia Daily reporter, Saing Soenthrith, has died. He was 55.

Soenthrith worked as a journalist for more than 20 years, writing extensively on governance and corruption in Cambodia.

He was a founding member of the Club of Cambodian Journalists (CCJ), an advocacy group for journalists and promoter of quality reporting.

He died from kidney failure on Saturday after a decade-long battle with diabetes.

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