Ten parties will field candidates for nearly 11,600 seats across more than 1,600 communes in Sunday’s election.
As Cambodians prepare for local elections Sunday, voters say petty corruption in their villages is very much on their mind.
Protesters, many of whom were the children of the arrested women, sang songs or shaved their heads in a sign of desperation.
Leang Sok Choeun was sentenced alongside two other men for reportedly distributing anti-government leaflets in 2009.
Although violence against writers and academics in Cambodia has decreased in recent years, many say they still face strong censorship.
A group of 23 human rights NGOs issued a statement Tuesday condemning ongoing violence by state security forces against civilians.
Thirteen of the representatives are currently at Prey Sar prison, facing jail terms between one year and two-and-a-half years.
Loun Savath has become a common figure at land protests, vexing Cambodia’s Buddhist leadership.
The 13 women were found guilty of illegally taking land and resisting public officers.
Guide by Geneva-based NGO Interpeace summarizes decades of best practices.
Around 50 demonstrators gathered in front of Phnom Penh municipal court Wednesday morning, where they stayed all day.
Police officials have said they want to question Mam Sonando in relation to the alleged movement in Kratie province.