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Cambodia opposition leader Sam Rainsy endorsed by parliament, ends year-long stalemate
By Prak Chan Thul PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodia's parliament endorsed opposition leader Sam Rainsy as a lawmaker on Monday as part of a deal with long-term rival Prime Minister Hun Sen that both leaders hailed as an end to a year-long political crisis. Cambodia has been without an effective parliament since Sam Rainsy's opposition, the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), rejected a 2013 ...(7/28/2014 3:35:21 AM)
Cambodia's deadlock ends but questions linger
Part of the joint accord aimed at ending the political impasse establishes an independent National Election Commission.(7/28/2014 6:46:04 AM)
Justice takes its slow course as Cambodia's Khmer Rouge tribunal turns to genocide charges
The slow course of justice for the leaders of Cambodia's murderous Khmer Rouge regime will inch forward again Wednesday, as a U.N.-backed tribunal holds an initial hearing against a pair of defendants in their 80s facing genocide and other charges.(7/29/2014 2:25:08 AM)
Khmer Rouge tribunal to tackle genocide charges
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The slow course of justice for the leaders of Cambodia's murderous Khmer Rouge regime will inch forward again Wednesday, as a U.N.-backed tribunal holds an initial hearing against a pair of defendants in their 80s facing genocide and other charges.(7/29/2014 2:15:14 AM)
Cambodian military visits Thai junta
Cambodia supports the Thai junta's campaign to confront head-on the country's myriad problems "on the path to full democracy", the head of a visiting military mission said yesterday.(7/28/2014 1:08:25 PM)
Cambodia opposition ends year-long boycott of parliament
Cambodia's main opposition party struck a deal on Tuesday with strongman premier Hun Sen to end its year-long boycott of parliament triggered by a disputed election. The Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) said it had agreed to break the deadlock and take up its seats in the National Assembly in return for a promise of electoral reforms. It had refused to join parliament since elections in ...(7/22/2014 9:29:54 AM)
Royal Group’s proposed airline still grounded
Cambodia Airlines, Royal Group’s airline start-up venture with partner Philippine Airlines (PAL), has again been thrown into doubt with Cambodia’s aviation authority yesterday saying neither party had yet applied for the necessary certificate and questioning whether the $10 million deal is still in play.(7/27/2014 10:48:50 PM)
The Royal Group’s proposed airline remains grounded
Cambodia Airlines, Royal Group’s airline start-up venture with partner Philippine Airlines (PAL), has again been thrown into doubt with Cambodia’s aviation authority yesterday saying neither party had yet applied for the necessary certificate and questioning whether the $10 million deal is still in play.(7/27/2014 10:19:49 PM)
Cambodia opposition drops boycott after PM makes rare deal
By Prak Chan Thul PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodia's opposition on Tuesday agreed to drop a parliamentary boycott following talks with Prime Minister Hun Sen, ending a year-long deadlock and easing political tension stemming from a disputed 2013 election. The decision came during a four-hour meeting between Hun Sen and Sam Rainsy, leader of the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), after the ...(7/22/2014 6:34:27 AM)
Cambodia opposition chief urges end to deadlock
Cambodia's opposition leader on Saturday called for an end to a year-long political crisis, after a slew of arrests of rivals of strongman premier Hun Sen triggered international alarm. Thousands of people turned out to greet Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) head Sam Rainsy, who cut short an overseas trip in response to an escalating crackdown on the opposition. Rainsy demanded the release ...(7/19/2014 3:08:23 AM)
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