Rainsy returns to France as supporters released from prison

Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) co-founder Sam Rainsy said on Saturday that he had returned to France, one week after his promised return to Cambodia saw him diverted to Malaysia and Indonesia for a series of meetings with parliamentarians.

Hun Sen orders bail for CNRP’s alleged plotters, citing national reconciliation

Prime Minister Hun Sen on Thursday asked the Justice Ministry to work with the courts to grant bail to activists from the banned Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) who have been arrested this year for allegedly plotting to overthrow the government.

Ambassador disrupts CNRP press conference in Jakarta

Cambodia’s ambassador to Indonesia grabbed the microphone as Cambodia’s opposition in exile attempted to outline its plans for a Nov. 9 return to the country at a press conference in Jakarta on Wednesday.

Armed forces deployed along border ahead of promised return of CNRP leaders

Cambodian armed forces have been deployed along the country’s border areas in the days ahead of the promised return of exiled opposition leader Sam Rainsy and other senior party leaders, a government spokesman said on Monday.

CNRP renews appeal to migrants in Thailand even as leader blocked from entering

Mu Sochua, the banned opposition party’s vice president, renewed her call for Cambodians in Thailand to “join us” in marching across the border even though she has been blocked from entering Thailand herself.