New report: Cambodian government heightens online oppression

A man uses his smartphone at a coffee shop along a street in Phnom Penh, September 1, 2021. CamboJA/ Pring Samrang

A new report by Bangkok-based non-profit Asia Center shows that the Cambodian government is using online-related legislation to further oppress and threaten civic freedom. The report calls on the government to repeal articles that can be used to curtail the exercise of freedom of expression.