Monthly Archives: October 2012

The Venerable Loun Sovath Wins the Martin Ennals Award 2012

On the 2nd of October it was announced that the venerable Loun Sovath was the laureate of the prestigious Martin Ennal’s Human Rights Defender Award, 2012. He was nominated alongside the Bahrain Centre for Human Rights; two of the founders of which are currently … Continue reading

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The Verdict

Mam Sanando was sentenced today to 20 years in jail and given a fine of $USD 2500. He was accused of starting a secessionist movement in Kratie province and of being partly responsible for organising a land grabbing protest  in May 2012 … Continue reading

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