News in Review: Cambodia – November 24, 2015


Street scene in Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia. Photo: World Bank Cambodia’s political rapprochement has come to an end. The country’s opposition leader, Sam Rainsy of the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), has been removed from parliament and faces arrest over comments he made against the foreign minister in 2008. These events are the…Read More >>

News in Review: Nepal – November 19

A gate on the border between Nepal and India in Birgunj

Nepal News in Review Nepali leadership continues its struggle to quell unrest amongst the Madhesi people. Last week, former PM Madhav voiced concerns that Madhesi leadership are for their own benefit misrepresenting the issues to the Madhesi people. Furthermore, UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon responded to India’s alleged border blockade with Nepal, calling for…Read More >>

News in Review: Cambodia – November 10, 2015


Photo captured by the AP, and published in the Bangkok Post on November 4, 2015. Chay Sarith and Mao Hoeun, two of the three military soliders who “confessed” to assaulting two opposition lawmakers, are escorted to the Phnom Penh Municipal Court by police officers on November 4 (AP photo). Cambodia’s “Culture of Dialogue” has dwindled to a…Read More >>

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