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APAC Summit urges nations to maintain world peace

Publication date 20 November 2019 | 23:32 | ICT

A joint declaration of the 2019 Asia-Pacific Summit in Phnom Penh urged countries around the world to address climate change and put aside disputes to ensure global peace.

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  • PM urges ‘democracies’ to learn from horrors Cambodia faced

    Publication date 19 November 2019 | 23:40 | ICT

    Prime Minister Hun Sen on Tuesday chided countries that he said declared themselves a democracy while supporting a military coup that eventually gave birth to the Khmer Rouge regime.

  • PM rejects speculation of early end to Sokha case

    Publication date 18 November 2019 | 22:47 | ICT

    Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday dismissed speculation that Kem Sokha’s legal case would end soon, despite the court closing its investigation and reducing his bail conditions.

  • Ministry condemns fake letter criticising PM

    Publication date 18 November 2019 | 22:39 | ICT

    Ministry of Interior spokesman Khieu Sopheak said on Monday that police will investigate who was behind a “fake” letter purportedly from Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) members in Battambang province, which called on Hun Sen to be re

  • PM responds to Rainsy ticket claims

    Publication date 18 November 2019 | 22:28 | ICT

    Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday expressed frustration over claims by Sam Rainsy that he had altered Rainsy’s ticket with Thai Airways to prevent him boarding his November 7 flight to Thailand, from where he had claimed he would ent

  • Ministry deplores RFA report on EBA

    Publication date 17 November 2019 | 23:30 | ICT

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation on Friday deplored as fake news a Radio Free Asia (RFA) report that it had received a copy of the European Commission’s assessment on the human rights situation in Cambod

  • PM: Request for release of plotters not due to pressure

    Publication date 17 November 2019 | 23:28 | ICT

    Prime Minister Hun Sen on Saturday said his request to have the supporters of former opposition leader Sam Rainsy and his “coup plot” released on bail was not made under international pressure.

  • Chakravuth to face Funcinpec suit

    Publication date 17 November 2019 | 23:24 | ICT

    Funcinpec acting president Prince Norodom Chakravuth is facing a lawsuit from some 85 per cent of party members after he released a statement removing four officials from their posts and announcing the closure of party headquarters

  • Gov’t: Rainsy’s ‘coup plot’ a failure

    Publication date 15 November 2019 | 01:01 | ICT

    The government on Wednesday commended the Kingdom’s security forces for thwarting the attempted “coup plot” by former opposition leader Sam Rainsy through his announced return to Cambodia on November 9.

  • PM tells ministry to ‘work on’ bail for Rainsy plot supporters

    Publication date 15 November 2019 | 01:00 | ICT

    Prime Minister Hun Sen has instructed the Minister of Justice to work with prosecutors to release on bail under court supervision those activists who had supported Sam Rainsy’s plan to return and overthrow the government.

  • Banh: ‘Talks ongoing over US cooperation’

    Publication date 15 November 2019 | 00:17 | ICT

    Minister of National Defence Tea Banh and new US ambassador to Cambodia Patrick Murphy have agreed to strengthen cooperation between the two countries, particularly militarily.