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US envoy to Cambodia denies plotting to oust government
by Sopheng Cheang - September 12, 2017 - 11:05pm
The US ambassador to Cambodia on yesterday denied allegations by Prime Minister Hun Sen that Washington is seeking to oust his government, and warned that Cambodia is doing itself damage internationally with its...
Cambodian local election results offer hope to opposition
by Sopheng Cheang - June 25, 2017 - 9:43pm
Final results released Sunday from Cambodia's local elections this month confirmed the dominance of Prime Minister Hun Sen's ruling party, but a strong showing by the opposition saw its prospects boosted for next...
Cambodia opposition claims victory in local elections
by Sopheng Cheang - June 4, 2017 - 7:41pm
Cambodia's opposition claimed victory in local elections yesterday that could shake Prime Minister Hun Sen's longtime grip on power.
Cambodian opposition chief resigns from party
by Sopheng Cheang - February 12, 2017 - 3:00am
The head of Cambodia's opposition party announced his resignation from the group on Saturday in apparent response to plans by the country's long-serving prime minister for a law that could lead to the party's d...
Cambodian elephant tour agency eases animals' workload
by Sopheng Cheang - April 27, 2016 - 9:59pm
The owner of a company that provides elephant rides to tourists at Cambodia's fabled Angkor Wat temple complex has reduced the working hours of his animals after one collapsed and died in the debilitating...
US museum returns 10th century Khmer statue to Cambodia
by Sopheng Cheang - March 28, 2016 - 2:53am
Cambodia on Monday welcomed home a 10th-century Khmer statue that was looted during the country's civil war before spending the past three decades at an American museum.
Nauru camp refugee resettled in Cambodia wants to go home
by Sopheng Cheang - September 6, 2015 - 3:17pm
One of four refugees resettled in Cambodia just three months ago in a multimillion-dollar deal that saw them sent from an Australian-run detention camp on the Pacific island nation of Nauru has decided he wants to...
Critics dog Cambodia's leader as he marks 30 years in power
by Sopheng Cheang - January 15, 2015 - 2:20am
Hun Sen, Cambodia's tough and wily prime minister, marked 30 years in power yesterday, one of only a handful of political strongmen worldwide who have managed to cling to their posts for three decades.
Cambodia to set up independent poll investigation
by Sopheng Cheang - August 4, 2013 - 4:42am
The two rival parties claiming victory in Cambodia's general election reached an agreement yesterday with the state National Election Committee to investigate polling irregularities, a move that could pave the way...
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