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Interior minister warns NGOs not to provoke law enforcement

Publication date 22 June 2018 | 11:13 | ICT

Minister of Interior Sar Kheng on Thursday reminded civil society groups of their duty to respect the integrity of the July 29 national elections, saying the government would not tolerate attempts by them to “participate in a colour

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  • National Police warn FB users

    Publication date 22 June 2018 | 11:08 | ICT

    National Police on Thursday warned Facebook users that they would face legal action if they continued to comment and share “fake news” posts about money issues and the nationality of the National Police chief, Neth Savoeun.

  • Koh Kong villagers protest alleged land grab by Chinese company

    Publication date 22 June 2018 | 10:35 | ICT

    Villagers from Koh Kong province’s Kiri Sakor district have been protesting in the capital this week after their petition over a land dispute with the Chinese Union Development Group (UDG), delivered to the Environment Ministry on M

  • Governor asks court to release four villagers ahead of campaign

    Publication date 22 June 2018 | 10:33 | ICT

    In what seems like “political interference” in court procedures, the Preah Sihanouk governor has asked the provincial court to consider granting bail to four land conflict villagers “before the start of the election campaign in orde

  • Kompong Thom police crack case of the missing ‘second wife’

    Publication date 22 June 2018 | 10:31 | ICT

    Provincial police in Kampong Thom on Wednesday claimed to have solved the case surrounding the dead woman who was unearthed in Baray district’s Krova commune.

  • Prince’s crash an accident: National Police

    Publication date 22 June 2018 | 09:59 | ICT

    At a Thursday morning press conference in the capital, the National Police refuted claims that the accident on June 17 which injured Prince Norodom Ranariddh and killed his wife, Ouk Phalla, was an assassination attempt or in any wa

  • Beach town brawl Ten held in kidnapping attempt

    Publication date 22 June 2018 | 09:48 | ICT

    Preah Sihanouk police on Thursday sent 10 Chinese nationals to pretrial detention after they reportedly beat up two of their countrymen unconscious and tried to kidnap them.

  • Ordnance found in K Chhnang

    Publication date 22 June 2018 | 09:47 | ICT

    Explosives experts from the Cambodian Mine Action Centre have unearthed nearly 1,000 pieces of unexploded ordnance (UXO) after being called to a military base in Kampong Chhnang province.

  • Views differ over election atmosphere

    Publication date 22 June 2018 | 09:03 | ICT

    As the campaign period for the July 29 elections approaches, the Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) is expected to win due to the alleged absence of a viable opposition to stand against it.

  • Cambodia compares to dictatorships, says Election monitor Koul Panha

    Publication date 22 June 2018 | 09:02 | ICT

    Election monitor Koul Panha said on his Facebook page that he considers Cambodia a “weak state”. He compared the Kingdom to dictatorships in Africa and claimed it practised human rights violations and nepotism.

  • Ex-CNRP commune official arrested

    Publication date 22 June 2018 | 09:01 | ICT

    A former Cambodia National Rescue Party commune chief and his father-in-law were put into pretrial detention on Tuesday in Preah Sihanouk province for allegedly encroaching state forestland.