Impoverished Cambodia protests with opposition together calling for democratic elections
Cambodia articles on Democracy Chronicles
News about the struggle for democracy in Cambodia. According to Freedom House, elections are "conducted under repressive conditions and the opposition faces serious legal and physical harassment". With the wide access to media, the opposition is a widespread movement and so hope for a more balanced future is not lost. Also check out our section on World Democracy.
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