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Cambodia: Social media fuels new politics

Google News - Tue, 2013-08-06 05:49
PHNOM PENH - The recently concluded general elections in Cambodia, won narrowly by the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP), highlighted the growing political role of social media. Throughout the election period, Facebook users took to their smart ... catched

Cambodia's democracy sees a critical shift

Google News - Thu, 2013-08-01 17:25
As I developed an interest in politics, I decided that it would be almost impossible for me to visit Cambodia. For the genocidal Khmer Rouge regime had been replaced by a Vietnamese-backed state that the rest of the world seemed determined not to ... catched

Ruling Party Wins Narrowly in Cambodian Vote

Google News - Sun, 2013-07-28 17:12
PHNOM PENH — After years of near total dominance in Cambodian politics, the party of Prime Minister Hun Sen won a relatively narrow victory in national elections on Sunday as a resurgent opposition rode a wave of disenchantment with the prime minister ... catched