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Show evidence of Chinese military base, critics told

Publication date 26 October 2020 | 23:33 | ICT

Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday said he had had enough of certain countries and opposition groups claiming Cambodia had allowed China to base its military in Cambodia and dared critics to show clear evidence.



  • PM: No talks with ‘revolution’ plotters

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  • Rainsy, ex-CNRP officials summoned

    The Phnom Penh Municipal Court has issued warrants ordering Sam Rainsy and eight former senior officials of the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) to appear for questioning in relation to “attack”.

  • NEC working to fix registration quirks

    As of Monday, the National Election Committee (NEC) has received 103 complaints regarding voter registration.

  • Ex-CNRP members arrested for allegedly insulting King

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  • US’ Murphy touts cooperation on legal enforcement

    US ambassador to Cambodia Patrick Murphy said cooperation between the two nations regarding legal enforcement had produced results, but was usually ‘unheralded’.

  • China’s Wang Yi touches down in Kingdom

    State Councillor and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China, Wang Yi, arrived in Cambodia on Sunday for an official visit which will include a meeting with Prime Minister Hun Sen and other senior officials.

  • League for Democracy files NEC complaints

    After more than 10 days of reviewing voter registration, the National Election Committee (NEC) and commune councils received 15 complaints regarding the issuance of identity card certifications filed by the League for Democracy Party (LDP), according to NEC spokesman Dim Sovannarom on Sunday.

  • Hun Sen says Kingdom not a 'satellite country'

    Prime Minister Hun Sen said Cambodia had sent diplomatic notes to various embassies demonstrating its stance and clarifying allegations that the Kingdom is a satellite country of China which will allow it exclusive access to the Ream Naval Base in Preah Sihanouk province.

  • CHRC responds to recent human rights criticisms

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  • Sokha’s defence team seeks trial resumption

    Kem Sokha’s defence team on Monday made its second request to the Phnom Penh Municipal Court to resume Sokha’s trial following its postponement for more than five months due to the Covid-19 pandemic.