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2012 hope for top UN rights body

Phnom Penh Post - Fri, 2011-12-30 04:02
The government has softened its stance against the UN’s human- rights office in Cambodia, with Foreign Minister Hor Namhong suggesting yesterday the agreement to allow it to remain here will be extended past its expiry date tomorrow. catched

Prisoner exchange a possibility for spies

Phnom Penh Post - Fri, 2011-12-30 04:02
Cambodia reiterated on Thursday that it cannot pardon convicted Thai spies Veera Somkwamkid and Ratree Pipattanapaiboon, but simultaneously left the door open for a potential exchange of prisoners. catched