This quarterly report from CamboJA is part of our ongoing efforts to monitor and advocate for press freedom in Cambodia. It includes brief summaries of incidents and news updates related to press freedom and freedom of expression of journalists from April-June 2023.
Among the cases noted this quarter is the verbal intimidation of a CamboJA reporter by the Interior Ministry spokesperson.
Looking at journalists’ safety from three dimensions — physical, digital, and legal safety — CamboJA recorded 7 incidents of harassment against at least 9 journalists, including an online reporter who was arrested and placed in pretrial detention.
Also in this report, we have compiled some key updates concerning the media
environment this quarter.