Thursday, 10 December 2009

"Tivea Sith Monus" a Poem in Khmer by Hin Sithan

Puea Thai MPs in Phnom Penh Monday petitioning Cambodian PM for royal pardon

BANGKOK, Dec 10 (TNA) – Several members of the Thai parliament from the opposition Puea Thai Party will go to Phnom Penh Monday to submit letters seeking a royal pardon for the Thai engineer sentenced to seven years prison on espionage charges to Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, said party spokesman Prompong Nopparit Thursday.

Fugitive ousted Thai premier Thaksin Shinawatra is liaising with the Cambodian premier to help gain the Thai national’s early release.

Buddhists Ponder the Power of a March

Maha Ghosananda leading a Dhammayietra

By Pin Sisovann, VOA Khmer
Original report from Washington
09 December 2009

A march of protest is the last resort of a powerless majority to fight and demand justice. A powerful march usually takes place when tolerance of the general public reaches its maximum.