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Cambodia mulls law to restore opposition politicians' rights

Asia Pacific / Politics Dec 4, 2018

Cambodia mulls law to restore opposition politicians' rights

Cambodian parliament will consider legislation to allow politicians banned from political activity to have the ban lifted, a measure that long-serving Prime Minister Hun Sen's government is touting as a step "to strengthen democracy and political space." The move, announced late Monday by the assembly's ...

National / Politics Oct 6, 2018

Hun Sen views Japan's democracy as a model for Cambodia

Prime Minister Hun Sen said he regards Japan as a model for his country with respect to strengthening democracy and national development. In an exclusive interview with Kyodo News on Friday, Hun Sen said, "Japan is a model of democracy that we should learn from ...