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With Cambodia’s once-robust press freedom under fire, the ‘China model’ makes inroads

by Joe Freeman and Suy Se As Cambodia’s once-robust press freedom comes under attack, Chinese-linked outlets have found new footing ahead of July elections, pushing the country’s media toward an authoritarian model — and bolstering strongman Hun Sen’s tight grip on power. Critical coverage is increasingly drowned out by gushing pro-government tirades and pro-Beijing content […]