Cambodia Headlines

  • U.S. sanctions 13 Chinese and North Korean organizations

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Tuesday imposed sanctions against 13 Chinese and North Korean organizations Washington accused of helping evade nuclear restrictions against Pyongyang and supporting the country through trade.

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  • Sweden stops some new aid for Cambodia in protest over crackdown

    By Prak Chan ThulPHNOM PENH, Nov 21 (Reuters) - Sweden said on Tuesday it was stopping new aid for Cambodia, except in education and research, and would no...

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  • China supports Cambodia's crackdown on political opposition

    BEIJING (Reuters) - China supports Cambodia's efforts to protect political stability and believes it will smoothly hold elections next year, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi told his Cambodian counterpart, after the country's main opposition party was dissolved.

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  • China supports Cambodia's ban on political opposition

    Reuters/ Greg Baker Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi told his Cambodian counterpart that China supports the Cambodia's efforts to "protect political stability." China said it believes the Cambodian government and will smoothly hold elections next year. The Cambodian Supreme Court banned the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) last week at the request of Prime Minister Hun Sen’s government. The US and the EU have both threatened action against Cambodia as a result of the...

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  • Clamour for justice: Yugoslav court leaves global legacy

    BELGRADE (Reuters) - When a court on the Dutch North Sea coast issues its final verdict this week, it will signal the end of an experiment that has reverberated around the world, from the killing fields of Rwanda to the CIA's secret cells in Europe.

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  • Clamor for justice: Yugoslav court leaves global legacy

    BELGRADE (Reuters) - When a court on the Dutch North Sea coast issues its final verdict this week, it will signal the end of an experiment that has reverberated around the world, from the killing fields of Rwanda to the CIA's secret cells in Europe.

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  • Cambodia's opposition gives up posts after ban

    PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Elected officials from Cambodia's banned opposition party have begun handing over their duties after a court ordered the party dissolved, the government said on Monday.

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  • Defiant Hun Sen tells U.S. to cut all aid to Cambodia

    PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen challenged the United States on Sunday to cut all aid after it announced it was ending funding for a general election next year in response to the dissolution of the main opposition party, media reported.

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  • Defiant Hun Sen tells U.S. to cut all aid to Cambodia

    PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen challenged the United States on Sunday to cut all aid after it announced it was ending funding for a general election next year in response to the dissolution of the main opposition party, media reported.

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  • Defiant Hun Sen tells U.S. to cut all aid to Cambodia

    PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen challenged the United States on Sunday to cut all aid after it announced it was ending funding for a general election next year in response to the dissolution of the main opposition party, media reported.

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  • Defiant Hun Sen tells U.S. to cut all aid to Cambodia

    By Prak Chan ThulPHNOM PENH, Nov 19 (Reuters) - Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen challenged the United States on Sunday to cut all aid after it announced...

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  • The White House’s much-needed rebuke to a country smothering democracy

    Cambodia’s longtime ruler Hun Sen has dissolved the main opposition party and jailed its leader.

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  • Cambodian court charges two journalists with espionage

    PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - A Cambodian court on Saturday charged two journalists with espionage for filing news reports to a U.S.-funded radio station, which can carry a prison term of up to 15 years.

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  • Cambodia charges 2 journalists with espionage

    PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) - Two Cambodian journalists who worked for U.S.-funded Radio Free Asia were charged with espionage on Saturday, the latest targets...

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  • Cambodia charges 2 former journalists with espionage

    Cambodia has charged two journalists who worked for the U.S.-funded Radio Free Asia with espionage. A spokesman for the Phnom Penh Municipal Court, Ly Sophana, says the pair is suspected of supplying information to a foreign state. They were charged Saturday, four days after their...

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  • Cambodia charges 2 journalists with espionage

    Two Cambodian journalists who worked for U.S.-funded Radio Free Asia were charged with espionage on Saturday, the latest targets in an intensifying crackdown on perceived opponents of the country's authoritarian … Click to Continue

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  • Cambodia hits back at US over opposition party ban

    Cambodia on Friday hit back at critics of its ban on the country's main opposition, calling the United States "ringleaders" of an alleged coup plot by the...

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  • Cambodia faces U.S., EU action after banning opposition

    PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - The United States stopped election support for Cambodia with a promise of more "concrete steps" and the European Union threatened vital trade preferences after the main opposition party to Prime Minister Hun Sen was banned.

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  • Cambodia faces U.S., EU action after banning opposition

    PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - The United States stopped election support for Cambodia with a promise of more "concrete steps" and the European Union threatened vital trade preferences after the main opposition party to Prime Minister Hun Sen was banned.

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  • China says it supports Cambodia in pursuing its own development path

    BEIJING, Nov 17 (Reuters) - China said on Friday it supports Cambodia in pursuing its own development path, after Cambodia's Supreme Court dissolved the...

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  • The demise of the opposition sounds the death knell for democracy in Cambodia

    In crushing the party of which I was vice-president, Cambodia’s prime minister has revealed himself as a brutal dictator intent on prolonging his oppressive rule Democracy was on trial this week in Cambodia, and it lost. Demonstrating its complete subservience to Prime Minister Hun Sen, the Cambodian supreme court ruled to dissolve my political party, the Cambodia National Rescue party (CNRP). It also banned me and more than 100 of my colleagues from politics for the next five years. As the only...

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  • Cambodia faces U.S., EU action after banning opposition ahead of elections

    PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - The United States promised "concrete steps" against Cambodia and the European Union threatened vital trade preferences after the Cambodian Supreme Court banned the main opposition party ahead of elections at the request of Prime Minister Hun Sen.

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  • US calls on Cambodia to 'undo' opposition party ban

    The United States Thursday demanded Cambodia reverse its ban on the country's main opposition as it warned the dissolution of the party would strip 2018...

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  • Cambodia faces international action after banning opposition

    PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - The United States promised "concrete steps" against Cambodia and the European Union raised a threat to vital trade preferences after the main opposition party was banned ahead of elections.

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