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Cambodia lifts house arrest restrictions on opposition figure

Nov 10, 2019 - 6:36 PM

Kem Sokha's political partner Sam Rainsy also calls for the treason charge against his opposition colleague to be dismissed

HOUSE ARREST. This file photo taken on September 11, 2018 shows Cambodia's opposition leader Kem Sokha (L) sitting with his mother Sao Nget while confined by the government at his residence in Phnom Penh. Photo by Chhea Bunnarith/AFP

Thailand won't allow Cambodian opposition leader to transit – prime minister

Nov 07, 2019 - 12:26 PM

The Thai leader says: 'We will not allow anti-government (parties) to use Thailand as a base,' an apparent reference to Cambodian opposition Sam Rainsy

Cambodia's main opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party president Sam Rainsy arrives at a conference room to speak to the press in Tokyo on November 10, 2015. The leader of Cambodia's main opposition on November 10 called for a peaceful transfer of power in elections in 2018, encouraged by a historic vote in nearby Myanmar. Cambodia has been ruled for three decades by Hun Sen, frequently accused by rights groups of stamping out dissent and ignoring human rights abuses. AFP PHOTO / Yoshikazu TSUNO / AFP PHOTO / YOSHIKAZU TSUNO

Without an opposition, Hun Sen vows runaway win in Cambodia polls

Jul 27, 2018 - 2:55 PM

The only serious challenger to the ruling Cambodian People's Party was dissolved by the Supreme Court in November

RIVALS ELIMINATED. Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen (center) waves at supporters during a campaign rally in Phnom Penh on July 27, 2018. Photo bt Tang Chhin Sothy/AFP

Final results hand Cambodian ruling party poll win

Sep 08, 2013 - 8:03 PM

The Cambodian People s Party took 68 seats to 55 for the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party according to the country s National Election Committee

OPPONENTS. Cambodian opposition leader Sam Rainsy (L) and Prime Minister Hun Sen (R). Rainsy photo by EPA/Khem Sovannara; Sen photo by AFP/Tang Chhin Sothy