Tag Archive: Chut Wutty

Cambodia – Danger on Mekong!

Researchers estimate that over 40% of Cambodia’s voting population is comprised of Vietnamese migrants who have been awarded citizenship and voting rights by Vietnam’s puppet — Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen. As part of… Continue reading

Cambodian Justice – Killer of activist’s murderer convicted.

The killer of Chut Wutty’s killer sentenced to 2 years jail, but would serve only 2 months. He could be free within days. Was he the real killer or just a scapegoat? Koh… Continue reading

Attacks on Cambodian Activists Underscore Court Interference.

A court in Cambodia has dismissed a case on the killing of a well-known environment and rights campaigner. Critics say is the latest failure of the justice system. By Daniel Schaerf, Voice of… Continue reading

Cambodia: Murders in the Forest.

Since April 26, 2012, a crusading forestry activist, a muckraking journalist and a 14-year-old girl have been killed in Cambodia because they tried to safeguard the country’s dwindling land reserves. By Olesia Plokhii… Continue reading

Cambodia: Girl killed during violent eviction.

Security forces fatally shot a teenage girl Wednesday during a clash with villagers armed with axes and crossbows in eastern Cambodia, in the latest of several violent evictions aimed at clearing land for… Continue reading

Cambodia: It’s morally wrong to stay complicit with an oppressor.

—————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————- An article by Dr. Gaffar Peang-Meth published by the Asian Human Rights Commission About the Author: Dr. Gaffar Peang-Meth is retired from the University of Guam, where he taught political science for… Continue reading

Cambodia: UN human rights office concerned over murder of Cambodian environment activist.

The United Nations human rights office voiced concern over last week’s murder of an outspoken Cambodian environmental activist and human rights defender, whom it said had worked fearlessly to expose illegal logging and… Continue reading

Cambodian Committee to Investigate Killing of Environmental Activist.

Photo: VOA – Kong Sothanarith The Cambodian government says it will establish a joint committee to investigate the killing of the country’s most prominent environmental activist, as well a military policeman killed in… Continue reading

Cambodia: Online Donations for Chut Wutty Family.

For those of you who would like to contribute to Lok Chut Wutty’s family, SRP MP Mu Sochua indicated that you can make the contribution through Paypal at her website: http://sochua.wordpress.com/donate/ Please clearly… Continue reading

Cambodia: Environmental Activist Chut Wutty shot dead.

Prominent environmental activist Chut Wutty was shot dead in Koh Kong province today near one of the areas he had fought tirelessly to protect from illegal logging – the Central Cardamom Protected Forest.… Continue reading