What’s Behind Cambodia’s War on Fake News?

Last week, the Cambodian government announced that it would begin taking measures to enforce earlier efforts to regulate media coverage. While the government has called the measures part of a war against fake news, it also comes amid a wider campaign against dissent ahead of upcoming elections later this month which the ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) under Prime Minister Hun Sen is keen to win at all costs.

Read the full story: https://thediplomat.com/2018/07/whats-behind-cambodias-war-on-fake-news/

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