Cambodian newspaper publisher arrested over Facebook posts
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57 civil society groups, including IFEX, have signed a statement urging the Cambodian government to stop harassing independent media outlets and their journalists. Between January and May 2020, Cambodian authorities have summoned and questioned at least a dozen journalists for their reporting.

ARTICLE 19 and the Cambodian Center for Human Rights’ full statement during the interactive dialogue on Cambodia at the 45th Session of the Human Rights Council.

The draft Law on Public Order raises serious concerns for the exercise of freedom of peaceful assembly and association in Cambodia, allows for arbitrary infringements on the right to freedom of expression and will exacerbate discrimination against women.