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Great China, small Cambodia and universal human rights

Great China, small Cambodia and universal human rights

Cambodia and China have had diplomatic, economic, cultural and other exchanges for a long time. Traces of their relationship date back to the third century. Most historians have learned about the ancient history of Cambodia through texts written by Chinese diplomats and traders. Relations between the two countries lost their vigor with the demise of the Khmer empire, from the

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Bangkok Post: Hun Sen must compromise

Bangkok Post: Hun Sen must compromise

As a result of his brutal political purge against the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) and its senior members over the past few years, Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has got what he wanted. His ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) won a “fake”, uncontested election last year and he has prolonged his stay in power. But he has left

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Repeated threats and purge of opposition grassroots members by Hun Sen authorities

Repeated threats and purge of opposition grassroots members by Hun Sen authorities

What’s new? Grassroots leaders, including youths of the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), the main opposition party unconstitutionally dissolved by Hun Sen Courts are being arrested daily without court warrants by local police, detained and charged without any evidence and without legal representation. Furthermore, heavy surveillance of members of the opposition is conducted at every village throughout Cambodia spreading panic

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