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Cambodia: More reforms needed beyond conditional release of activists, say civil society groups

Civil society groups in Cambodia welcome the release of 27 activists and human rights defenders but note that 60 others remain in detention. They also criticized the conditional release of prisoners since it means they are still under threat of being arrested again.

Cambodian government urged to step up the fight against impunity for crimes against journalists

Several civil society groups have released a joint statement urging the Cambodian government to implement urgent measures to protect the safety of journalists in the country. Since 1994, at least 17 journalists have been killed in Cambodia.

Cambodia: Journalist jailed for one year over disinformation charge

Cambodian journalist Youn Chhiv was sentenced to one year in prison for reporting about a local land dispute.