(ខ្មែរ) Legislative elections in Cambodia are scheduled for July 28, 2013. Their organization by the National Election Committee (NEC), controlled by the authoritarian Cambodian People’s Party (CPP), which has been in power for 34 years, runs fundamentally counter to international [.....]
(ខ្មែរ) As a Khmer citizen I feel ashamed that Khmer civil servants, policemen and soldiers have to beg money from shady tycoons in order to survive. I do not blame you. I blame the Hun Sen government who does not treat you with the respect you deserve. This corrupt government sells our country and our lands to private [....]
January 17, 2013 SAM RAINSY TO PARTICIPATE IN ECONOMIC CONFERENCES IN GERMANY AND SWITZERLAND Opposition leader Sam Rainsy is to participate in economic conferences in Germany and Switzerland from January 20 to 26. From January 20 to 22 he will be in Munich (Bavaria, Southern Germany) to take part in a series of DLD (Digital [...]
November 18, 2012 U.S. COURT CASES BEING PREPARED ON ASSASSINATIONS CARRIED OUT BY GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS IN CAMBODIA The report just released by Human Rights Watch, “Tell Them That I Want to Kill Them — Two Decades of Impunity in Hun Sen’s Cambodia,” describes more than 300 extra-judicial executions of political opponents, human rights activists and labor [...]
By SAM RAINSY Published: October 30, 2012 As the U.S. presidential election approaches, Barack Obama is in danger of allowing his good offices to be used as part of an attempt to deny Cambodians the opportunity for self-determination that Americans take for granted. http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/31/opinion/obama-should-stay-away-from-cambodia.html?hpw
(ខ្មែរ) The Australian Senate today adopted the following resolution on Cambodia calling for free and fair elections in 2013 with full participation of opposition leader Sam Rainsy, in line with recent recommendations by the United Nations.
27 October 2012 THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT CALLS FOR DEMOCRATIC ELECTIONS IN CAMBODIA On 26 October 2012, the European Parliament adopted a “resolution on the situation in Cambodia” denouncing serious human rights violations and calling for democratic elections in 2013. Regarding the forthcoming polls, the resolution draws attention to the “report of 16 July 2012 by [...]
(ខ្មែរ) IPU to Send Human Rights Missions to Maldives and Turkey
Quebec City/Geneva, 24 October, 2012 – The Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) will be sending fact-finding missions to the Maldives and Turkey as part of renewed efforts to resolve cases involving the human rights of MPs.