Territory in southeast Asia, ruled since 1993 by the Preăh Réachéanachâk Kâmpŭchéa


Cambodia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"Cambodia (Khmer: Kampuchea), officially known as the Kingdom of Cambodia, is a country located in the southern portion of the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia. With a total landmass of 181,035 square kilometres, it is bordered by Thailand to the northwest, Laos to the northeast, Vietnam to the east, and the Gulf of Thailand to the southwest. ..."

Measures of Freedom

Cambodia | Freedom House, Freedom in the World 2016
2016: Status: Not Free, Aggregate Score: 32, Political Rights: 6, Civil Liberties: 5
"Although the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) ended its boycott of Parliament after reaching an agreement with the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) in 2014, the fragile truce quickly eroded in 2015. The authorities sentenced 11 opposition activists to prison on insurrection charges and arrested a CNRP senator for posting a disputed diplomatic document online. An arrest warrant was issued for opposition leader Sam Rainsy on defamation charges, and he remained outside the country at year's end."
Human Freedom Index [PDF], The Human Freedom Index 2016
2014: 7.08, Rank: 64, Personal Freedom: 6.97, Economic Freedom: 7.20, Democracy Index: 4.95
Level of Economic Freedom, Economic Freedom of the World
2014: 7.20, Rank: 68


Improve the CIA? Better to abolish it, by Chalmers Johnson, San Francisco Chronicle, 22 Feb 2004
Lists countries where the CIA conducted subversive operations and recommends abolishing the agency.
"Since the overthrow of the Iranian government in 1953, the CIA has engaged in similar disguised assaults on the governments of Guatemala (1954); the Congo (1960); Cuba (1961); Brazil (1964); Indonesia (1965); Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia (1961-73); Greece (1967); Chile (1973); Afghanistan (1979 to the present); El Salvador, Guatemala and Nicaragua (1980s); and Iraq (1991 to the present) -- to name only the most obvious cases."