Tag Archives: Cambodia

Beehive FM Crackdown

Around a thousand protesters who come to support Beehive radio station 105FM to have radio and television channels were forcedly crack down by more than 500 municipality authorities this morning on Monivong Blvd. There were a lot of tear gas bullets were used to break gathering of people in front of Ministry of Information. Many people were unconscious and injured. Mam Sonando who led demonstration got injured and he is ok now. People told real bullets also used but we can’t confirm. More photo, please click here

Arrest another union (IDEA vice president, Chan Chhun Oeung)

The peaceful gathering of civil society today started from Ona Lum pagoda and ended at Preh Ang Dong Keot, in front of Royal Palace, was not allowed. Two truck loads of around 70 riot polices came and arrested Mr. Sok Chhun Oeung, vice president of IDEA. He was sent to municipality police office early this evening. Lawyers from CLEC and LEACHED were not allowed to meet Mr. Chhun Oeung and asked to return back tomorrow morning.

Strike @ Veng Sreng street

CNRP – Daily Demonstration

20 December 2013: Four to five hundred of thousands of Cambodian voters and Cambodia National Resue Party – CNRP marching along Monivong Blvd demanding for re-election in 2014.

IDEA – Tuk Tuk demonstration

Tuk tuk demonstration demanding gas price down to 4000 riels, increase in rice price, workers and civil servants’ salaries in front of the Ministry of Economics and Finance.

IMNSJ – Monks Demand Minister to Step Down

Independent Monk Network for Social Justice – IMNSJ and Budda followers, around 400 people, marching to Ministry of Cult and Religion demandinging government to find Buddha’s relic and minister of Cult and Religion to step down because he did not protect monks.

Workers Gathering at Chak Ang Rer Leo

There are 400-500 garment workers from 4 to 5 factories were gathering a long the road of Chak Ang Rer Leo to demand for increasing minimum wage to $160 and they marched to Freedom Park where CNRP big demonstration is. 28th December 2013