Territory's leader says Beijing will not be swayed by calls for election reform, even as activists threaten to expand their campaign of civil disobedience.
A young girl has reportedly swallowed detergent and a man cut his own throat after being told they would not be able to apply for TPVs.
Cambodian Foreign Minister Hor Namhong's speech to the UN’s General Assembly on Monday in New York touches more on world issues and less on Cambodia.
Demonstrators frustrated as many countries in region are not democracies, other governments seem unwilling to irritate Beijing.
In an exclusive interview with VOA Khmer in New York late Sunday, Foreign Minister Hor Namhong said it is time for Cambodia to give back on the issue of refugees.
China's foreign minister says Beijing firmly opposes 'any form of support' by foreign countries for what it said were 'illegal' protests.
Shortly after a speech in New York by US President Barack Obama, in which he applauded the efforts of human rights defenders, Cambodian Foreign Minister Hor Namhong says the country is making progress.
Details have been scarce on the plan, including how many refugees, most of them from the Middle East and South Asia, will ultimately come to Cambodia.
Pro-democracy demonstrators defied onslaughts of tear gas and appeals from Hong Kong's top leader to go home, as the protests over Beijing's decision to limit political reforms expanded across the city early Monday.
Hor Namhong spoke to VOA Khmer in New York on Saturday, as he prepared for his Monday delivery.
Cambodian Foreign Minister Hor Namhong is slated to deliver a speech to the UN’s General Assembly on Monday in New York.