Cambodia

Jailed Cambodian opposition leader now in house arrest

Kem Sokha of the dissolved CNRP placed under house arrest after more than a year in jail pending treason trial.

Asia Pacific

Cambodia jails Australia filmmaker on espionage charges

Ricketson was arrested and held in June 2017 after he flew a drone over an opposition rally.

Australian filmmaker jailed six years for espionage in Cambodia

Cambodia

How Cambodians are sidestepping an online crackdown

As Cambodian critics are targeted online, an offline forum provides space to discuss issues such as a cybercrime law.

'I used to talk about politics on Facebook, but now it's scary'

Cambodia

Cambodia land rights activist pardoned by king

Activists, opposition welcome royal pardon of award-winning land rights defender Tep Vanny after two years in prison.

Cambodia rights activist freed from jail after pardon

Cambodia

Hun Sen's CPP wins all parliamentary seats in Cambodia election

Ruling party sweeps up all seats in parliament in last month's poll overshadowed by forced absence of viable opposition.

Hun Sen's CPP wins all parliamentary seats in Cambodia election

Elections

Cambodians spoil ballots to protest poll critics labelled a sham

After crackdown on opposition, Hun Sen's ruling Cambodian People's Party declares landslide victory.

Cambodians spoil ballots to protest poll critics labelled a sham

Cambodia

Cambodia: Hun Sen's CPP claims election victory

Hun Sen's ruling Cambodian People's Party declares landslide victory in controversial election.

Cambodia

Cambodia's banned opposition party calls election a 'sham'

Prime Minister Hun Sen's victory is practically assured after the party that nearly defeated him five years ago was dissolved and no credible replacement has emerged.

Cambodia

Cambodia blocks 17 media websites before vote

Independent media sites taken offline for 48 hours as Cambodians prepare to vote on Sunday in a controversial election.

Cambodia blocks 17 media websites before vote

Cambodia

Fear in the rice fields - Cambodia's controversial election

Sunday's vote has been widely criticised as rural voters fear reprisals for going against Hun Sen's long-ruling CPP.

Fear in the rice fields - Cambodia's controversial election

Asia Pacific

Laos dam collapse: Water levels slowly receding

People are starting to return to their homes even as rescue workers continue to search for survivors after the dam collapse that sent a deluge, destroying villages in both Laos and Cambodia.

Opinion

Is democracy dead in Cambodia?

Cambodians will go to the polls on 29 July but these are clearly not free and fair elections.

Champa Patel

by Champa Patel

Champa Patel

Cambodia

Five things to know about Cambodia's general election

Hun Sen, who has led the country for 33 years and is accused of eliminating the opposition, is expected to retain power.

Five things to know about Cambodia's general election

Floods

Thousands of Cambodians evacuated as floods hit

Water from Laos' dam breach streams into neighbouring Cambodia with floodwaters reaching 11.5 metres in some areas.

Elections

Cambodia election: 220 observers called in to monitor

Critics deride government's move to deploy 'fake' observers as opposition leaders call on voters to boycott.

Observers to monitor Cambodia elections after calls for boycott