Andrew Nachemson

Andrew Nachemson

Andrew Nachemson is a Cambodia-based journalist.

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

Asia Pacific

Cambodia steps up opposition crackdown as Rainsy return nears

Government of longtime leader Hun Sen claims Rainsy's return is a "coup", threatening long jail terms for supporters.

Cambodia steps up opposition crackdown as Rainsy return nears

Cambodia

'Never-ending': Cambodia spy case journalists face new probe

Judge says not enough evidence to reach verdict in Uon Chhin and Yeang Sothearin spy case and orders new investigation.

'Never-ending': Cambodia spy case journalists face new probe

Asia Pacific

Laos to go ahead with Luang Prabang dam project despite warnings

Dam project receives green light from Laos government despite environmental concerns.

Laos to go ahead with Luang Prabang dam project despite warnings

Cambodia

Cambodia's lifeline threatened as Mekong recedes to historic low

Dams, low rainfall and changing climate blamed for decline in river's fortunes amid worries about crucial food supply.

Cambodia's lifeline threatened as Mekong recedes to historic low

Asia Pacific

Cambodia detains another opposition member amid crackdown

Rights group calls for dropping of charges and release of Nuth Pich, a member of the dissolved opposition party.

Cambodia detains another opposition member amid crackdown

Cambodia

Cambodia-European Union trade deal is on the chopping block

Accusations of human rights abuse by the Cambodian government may force the end of a preferential trade agreement.

 Cambodia-European Union trade deal is on the chopping block

Cambodia

Cambodia's micro-loans accused of 'predatory' lending

Report by rights groups details cases of 'coerced' land sales, child labour and forced migration due to indebtedness.

Cambodia's micro-loans accused of 'predatory' lending

Asia Pacific

Thai critic Pavin cries harassment after chemical attack in Japan

The suspect broke into political commentator's home in Kyoto last month and sprayed unknown chemicals on the victim.

Thai critic Pavin cries harassment after chemical attack in Japan