FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — A Cambodian court has jailed a prominent journalist and land rights campaigner for 20 years on charges of inciting rebellion. Mam Sonando, who runs the independent Beehive radio station, was also fined over the alleged plot by villagers in Kratie to form their own state. Prime Minister Hun Sen demanded Sonando’s arrest in June.
Luke Hunt reports for World Politics Review PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — Kang Guek Eav, a.k.a. Duch, the notorious commandant of Pol Pot’s S21 death camp where about 16,000 people were sent to their deaths, was […]
FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — A French architect detained in Cambodia for several weeks has flown to Shanghai where he is wanted for questioning in connection with the biggest political scandal to hit China in decades. […]
FAR EAST CORRESPONDENT — One of Australia’s longest held kidnap victims has backed the imposition of news blackouts in kidnappings despite growing calls in Britain and the United States for them to be reviewed. Warren […]