Nathan A. Thompson

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Journalists in Cambodia are under siege. Scared of losing next year’s general election, the ruling Cambodian People’s Party has recently launched a series of attacks on anyone it deems a threat to its power.

After losing ground to the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party in June’s local elections, it is paranoid that the tide of public opinion is turning against it.

In response to this crackdown, the US Embassy asked recently on its Facebook page, “Is #Cambodia Committed To Democracy?” Judging from repeated attacks on both nongovernmental organizations and newspapers, it appears the answer to the embassy’s post is a hard no.…  Seguir leyendo »