There are no reliable sources of information left. Not for ordinary people, diplomats or NGOs

This week the last banner of Cambodia’s independent press was torn down, leaving little more than a bloodied flagpole. The Phnom Penh Post was bought by an investor who demanded a “damaging” article be removed, prompting a mass resignation.

With the Post compromised, all that remains is the Khmer Times (a paper denounced by its own former editor-in-chief), Facebook and the odious government mouthpiece Fresh News. There are no reliable sources of information left. Not for the Cambodian people, nor for diplomats and NGOs.

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