The 123-member National Assembly held an extraordinary session on Wednesday to vote the proposed amendments through in the presence of Prime Minister Hun Sen.
Two U.S. senators from the president's own party have assailed President Donald Trump for his constant attacks on critical stories about his presidency. VOA Khmer's Hong Chenda narrates.
A suite of legislative changes continue crackdown on dissent, observers say.
Economist Ear Sophal discusses Cambodia’s changing international relations with VOA Khmer's reporter Sok Khemara.
The bill could see senior officials’ assets frozen if the leader of Cambodia’s main opposition group, Kem Sokha, remains in prison and free and fair elections are not held later this year.
The CNRM was formed in January after the government took Sam Rainsy’s former party, CNRP, to court over an alleged plot to overthrow Prime Minister Hun Sen.
The National Election Committee (NEC) said that the “proper authorities” were organizing the February 25 election “in accordance with the law”.
The book paints a picture of Cambodia on the brink of war due to the actions of the CNRP and civil society organizations, which are said to be funded by “superpowers”.
Jonathan Bush sat down with VOA Khmer’s Say Mony to talk about the use of law in the government’s ongoing crackdown on the political opposition, civil society, and the media.
More than 15,000 Montagnards live in North Carolina.
The petitions were filed with the Inter-Parliamentary Union, the UN Human Rights Committee, CEDAW committee, and the UN human rights rapporteur on Cambodia.
The document shows that the party intends to move closer to China while remaining on high alert for any attempt by foreign governments to agitate for a popular uprising.