Arrest of 68-year-old James Ricketson on espionage-related charges coincides with crackdown on dissent by autocratic Prime Minister Hun Sen.
President Donald Trump will deliver his first State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday. VOA Khmer's Phy Sopheada narrates.
Gun violence in the US reach record heights in 2017 -- more than 60-thousand incidents, killing more than 15-thousand people according to a non-profit organization that tracks gun violence. VOA Khmer's Guech Heang Lim narrates.
Sean Pengse frequently criticized Cambodia's policy on border demarcation with Vietnam, saying the government did not comply with the Paris Peace Agreement
The Cambodian Labor Confederation (CLC) is led by Ath Thorn, one of Cambodia’s most prominent unionists.
Interior Minister Sar Kheng comments came after the country’s top military police official labeled the CNRM a terrorist group.
The case against Laysreng was filed in October by Ky Tech, a lawyer for Hun Sen who was recently appointed to the CPP’s Central Committee.
In total, 342 additional members were added to the Central Committee, according to a resolution published by the CPP.
Sao Sokha said that Sam Rainsy and the CNRM were “preparing for terrorism, not politics, only terrorism.”
Cambodia is home to more than 3,000 NGOs which provide a wide range of services where government support is lacking.
Hun Sen said media outlets in Cambodia what he considers “fake news” had violated the law and thus were closed.
Hun Sen wrote on Facebook that under his government Cambodians had experienced unprecedented benefits and increased standards of living.