By Sun Narin
Party logo of Cambodia People’s Party located in front of deputy Kandal Krom village chief in the Khmer Rouge area of Anlong Veng district (Sun Narin/VOA Khmer)
ANLONG VENG, ODDAR MEANCHEY PROVINCE —
Kandal Krom is a small village in the former Khmer Rouge stronghold of Anlong Veng near Cambodia’s border with Thailand.
Villagers here complain of a lack of clean water and electricity, despite the village’s location close to Anlong Veng town. Continue reading “In Former Khmer Rouge Stronghold, a Lack of Basic Utilities Raises Doubts Over Support for CPP”
Chen Sokngeng, 26, will contest the Sala Kam Reuk for the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) ticket in the upcoming commune elections, Siem Reap, Cambodia, Monday May 1, 2017 . (Sun Narin/VOA Khmer)
By Sun Narin, from VOA Khmer
SIEM REAP, CAMBODIA — Chen Sokngeng, 26, is the youngest candidate standing in the forthcoming local elections in June.
He will contest the Sala Kam Reuk commune seat on an opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party ticket, going head-to-head with the incumbent ruling Cambodian People’s Party candidate. Continue reading “Youngest Opposition Commune Candidate to Contest Seat With Senior CPP Incumbent”