Andrew Nachemson

Andrew Nachemson

Andrew Nachemson is a Cambodia-based journalist.

Coronavirus pandemic

Christian pastor who defied Myanmar law positive for coronavirus

At least 22 of the 94 recorded cases in Myanmar were traced to the religious gathering hosted by Pastor David Lah.

Christian pastor who defied Myanmar law positive for coronavirus

Coronavirus pandemic

Fears of coronavirus catastrophe as Myanmar reports first death

Government says it is on top of the outbreak, but experts worry the disease has already been circulating for some time.

Fears of coronavirus catastrophe as Myanmar reports first death

Myanmar

Fighting in Rakhine, Chin states rages as Myanmar limits internet

Activists and journalists say decision to limit internet access in some parts of Rakhine is a violation of basic rights.

Fighting in Rakhine, Chin states rages as Myanmar limits internet

Asia Pacific

Confusion in Cambodia amid questions over virus on cruise ship

Malaysia declares woman from ship docked in Cambodia virus free amid anger over Hun Sen decision to welcome passengers.

Confusion in Cambodia amid questions over virus on cruise ship

Rohingya

'As expected': People in Myanmar shrug off ICJ Rohingya ruling

Despite indifference to legal cases some ethnic minority groups are backing the Rohingya to push back against military.

'As expected': People in Myanmar shrug off ICJ Rohingya ruling

Myanmar

China's Xi turns to Myanmar as he pushes for 'Belt and Road' plan

Xi expected to sign $1.3bn deal to build a port in Rakhine State on his first visit to the country as president.

China's Xi turns to Myanmar as he pushes for 'Belt and Road' plan

Rohingya

Myanmar to release its Rohingya crackdown investigation results

Independent Commission of Enquiry is probing 2017 crackdown that led Rohingya to flee and UN has said was genocide.

Myanmar to release its Rohingya crackdown investigation results

Asia Pacific

Rakhine: the new front in Myanmar's violent ethnic conflicts

Violence flared a year ago when the Arakan Army attacked Myanmar police, forcing thousands from their homes.

Rakhine: the new front in Myanmar's violent ethnic conflicts

Asia Pacific

Cambodia starts release of opposition activists

Prisoners are mostly supporters of the Cambodia National Rescue Party, which was forcibly dissolved in 2017.

Cambodia starts release of opposition activists

Asia Pacific

Cambodian opposition leader Sam Rainsy arrives in Malaysia

Exiled opposition figure lands in Kuala Lumpur in a bid to return home to lead movement against Prime Minister Hun Sen.

Cambodian opposition leader Sam Rainsy arrives in Malaysia

Asia Pacific

Cambodia's Sam Rainsy faces hurdles as he attempts to return home

Exiled opposition leader was barred from boarding a Thai Airways flight to Bangkok on Thursday afternoon.

Cambodia's Sam Rainsy faces hurdles as he attempts to return home

Human Rights

Questions over Rainsy's Cambodia return after deputy turned back

Thailand denied entry to Mu Sochua, raising doubts about plan for opposition leaders to take land route back home.

Questions over Rainsy's Cambodia return after deputy turned back