PM: Resumption of Sokha trial to be decided by court

Publication date 17 May 2020 | 21:34 | ICT

Prime Minister Hun Sen has confirmed that former opposition leader Kem Sokha’s treason case will be decided by the courts according to procedure, said government spokesperson Phay Siphan. On Friday, Hun Sen led a Cabinet meeting to approve



  • New evidence allowed in Sokha trial

    Publication date 13 May 2020 | 22:12 | ICT

    The Appeal Court on Wednesday denied a motion filed by lawyers for Kem Sokha against the court accepting evidence added to the case by the Phnom Penh Municipal Court prosecutor.

  • Diplomats stream to visit Sokha

    Publication date 12 May 2020 | 22:30 | ICT

    After meeting with Prime Minister Hun Sen last week, former opposition leader Kem Sokha has been receiving visits and messages from ambassadors from Western countries over the past two days.

  • Sokha visits grieving PM, treason trial to continue

    Publication date 06 May 2020 | 22:54 | ICT

    Despite their political differences, former opposition leaders Kem Sokha and Sam Rainsy have offered their condolences to Prime Minister Hun Sen over the death of his mother-in-law.

  • CPP rolls out plan to address fake news

    Publication date 06 May 2020 | 22:29 | ICT

    The Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) has laid out a monthly plan for its ongoing battle against fake news in an attempt to quell misleading information that could lead to political or economic subversion.

  • UN concerns ‘unfounded’

    Publication date 15 April 2020 | 23:28 | ICT

    The government on Wednesday rebuffed concerns raised by senior UN human rights officials that the state of emergency law, which is being reviewed by the Senate and likely to be approved this week, could restrict the people’s freedom

  • US officials send warm wishes for Khmer New Year

    Publication date 14 April 2020 | 22:42 | ICT

    In light of the US State Department’s well wishes to Cambodia for Khmer New Year, the Cambodian government believes the relationship between the two countries will be further enhanced, a sentiment echoed by the US government.

  • PM Hun Sen, US’ Pompeo discuss virus, relationship

    Publication date 08 April 2020 | 23:44 | ICT

    Prime Minister Hun Sen and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo discussed the Covid-19 pandemic and other issues in a phone conversation on Wednesday, said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.

  • Outgoing Russian diplomat pledges support for Kingdom

    Publication date 31 March 2020 | 23:27 | ICT

    Outgoing Russian ambassador to Cambodia Dimitry Tsvetkov said on Monday that Russia would help the Kingdom combat fake news, encourage the signing of a free trade agreement,

  • Banh: Military drill leaves strong mark on cooperation

    Publication date 31 March 2020 | 23:26 | ICT

    Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of National Defence Tea Banh said the fourth Golden Dragon military drill with China, held in Kampot province from March 15-30, has left a strong mark on the history of cooperation between the two countries.

  • PM set to mend ties with US

    Publication date 30 March 2020 | 01:12 | ICT

    Prime Minister Hun Sen has responded to US Congressman Ted Yoho, saying he is ready to improve Cambodia-US relations, and not take up issues of disagreements which have become a barrier between the two countries’ bilateral cooperati