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Bomb explodes near CPP’s office in Kampong Speu

A home-made bomb, planted at the fence of the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP)’s office in Kampong Speu province by unidentified men, went off on August 14 night, but caused no injury, according to news reports.
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Cambodia announces preliminary election results

Cambodia’s National Election Committee (NEC) on August 12 released the preliminary results of the fifth general election held on July 28, affirming the victory of the ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP).
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Cambodia parties solve election disagreements

Senior officials of the Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) and the opposite Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) met on August 9 to discuss the establishment of a joint committee to solve issues arising after the July 28 national election.
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Cambodia: CPP, CNRP asked to join poll investigation committee

Cambodia’s National Election Committee (NEC) on August 9 called on the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) and the main opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) to join a committee set up to investigate alleged irregularities in the country’s July 28 general election.
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Cambodian King calls for solution to election disputes

King Norodom Sihamoni of Cambodia has called on the ruling and opposition parties to continue with dialogue to seek a peaceful solution to issues arising after the results of the fifth parliamentary election on July 28 were announced.
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Vietnam congratulates Cambodia on election success

Vietnam congratulates Cambodia on the success of its fifth general election and believes that Cambodia will continue developing with peace, stability and prosperity, said Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Luong Thanh Nghi.
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Cambodians go to the polls

Voting began at 7 a.m at 19,009 polling stations throughout Cambodia on July 28 morning in the country’s fifth general election, with more than 9.6 million Cambodians expected to cast their ballots, according to the National Election Committee (NEC).
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Cambodian opposition leader loses bid to vote

Cambodia’s National Election Committee (NEC) has announced that it rejected the request of recently-returned leader of the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Sam Rainsy to stand as a parliamentary candidate for the country’s 5th National Assembly elections scheduled for July 28.
World

Cambodia: Seven parties register for election

The Cambodian National Election Committee (NEC) on May 13 revealed that a total of seven parties have registered to run in the general election for seats in the fifth Cambodian National Assembly, scheduled for July 18.
World

Cambodia launches hotline for upcoming legislative elections

Cambodia’s national Election Committee (NEC) has launched its election hotline for the forthcoming legislative elections under the cooperation between NEC, the Open Institute and International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES).
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Cambodia’s ruling party has easy victory

The Cambodian People's Party (CPP) led by Prime Minister Hun Sen won 46 seats in the election of the Senate, third legislature, reported the National Election Committee (NEC) on Feb. 18.