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Cambodia votes for new Declaration on Indigenous Peoples' Rights Thu 13 Sep 2007

13 September 2007 - Cambodia was amongst the 143 member states that voted for the new Declaration on Indigenous Peoples' Rights which was adopted by the United Nations General assembly in New...

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New OHCHR Representative arrives in Cambodia Sat 1 Sep 2007

01 September 2007 - Mr. Christophe Peschoux, the new Representative of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, has taken up his position at the OHCHR Cambodia Country Office in Phnom Penh.

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Duch, the first person charged by ECCC, appeals against detention Wed 29 Aug 2007

29 August 2007 - The first person to be charged by the United Nations-backed tribunal in Cambodia trying Khmer Rouge leaders accused of mass killings and other crimes three decades ago has appealed...

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Cambodia judicial appointments concern UN human rights experts Thu 23 Aug 2007

23 August 2007 - Two United Nations human rights experts today expressed concern over judicial independence in Cambodia following recent appointments that they say seem to contravene the seperation...

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UN concerned at appointment of ECCC judge to Court of Appeal Sat 11 Aug 2007

16 August 2007 – The United Nations today voiced concern over the appointment to the Cambodian Court of Appeal of a judge already serving on the UN-backed tribunal trying Khmer Rouge leaders...

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OHCHR expresses consternation at violent eviction Sat 28 Jan 2006

28 January 2009 - In a statement, the Cambodia Country Office has expressed its consternation at the violent eviction of the last residents at Dey Krahom in central Phnom Penh on 25 January. The eviction was...

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