Ted Cruz said Kem Sokha’s arrest is undermining the credibility of upcoming general elections.
Prime Minister Hun Sen defends his crackdown and accuses the opposition of violating the agreement.
Senate rubber stamps amendments that would disolve the main opposition party and give its seats in parliament to ruling party-controlled groups.
Human Rights Watch’s Brad Adams says the international community will shun Cambodia if Hun Sen dissolves the opposition ahead of 2018 elections.
He says, without providing evidence, that the CNRP engineered a deadly strike by garment workers with Washington’s help.
CNRP lawmakers say recently approved amendments are unconstitutional.
The parliamentary vote was approved without debate in a session boycotted by all 55 CNRP lawmakers.
'Genuine, participatory, and inclusive' national elections in 2018 are now in doubt, the parliamentarians say.
Moves to dissolve the CNRP and give its legislative seats to other parties will leave many Cambodians 'without a voice,' she says.
He rejects U.S. and EU charges that his ruling Cambodian People's Party has violated human rights.
The order comes as ruling party lawmakers seek to carve up the CNRP’s parliamentary seats.
The move appears aimed at ending all opposition to Prime Minister Hun Sen's continued rule.
Many were killed crossing into the country illegally, while others died in fights or in accidents at work.
Move to hike monthly pay to $170 seen as move to court labor before 2018 elections.
Efforts to destroy the CNRP are disenfranchising millions who want change, Mu Sochua says after fleeing the country ahead of arrest.
Lawmakers urge Hun Sen to free Kem Sokha and undo recent years of anti-democratic measures before 2018 election.
She joins other CNRP lawmakers and activists in exile following threats of arrest by Hun Sen.
Kem Monovithya, daughter of jailed CNRP leader Kem Sokha, asks that European countries and the United States do what they can to help bring about democratic change in Cambodia.
CNRP officials dismiss pressure from local authorities over banners calling for leader's freedom.
CNRP chief whip says it is a mistake to celebrate a state of peace under current repressive conditions.
Cambodia must take 'immediate steps' to ensure free and fair national elections next year, some Rights Council members say.
The ruling is made in the CNRP leader’s absence, prompting his lawyers to boycott the proceedings.
The government says a ‘third hand’ plans to incite crowds at the hearing in the capital.
Exiled Cambodian opposition leader Sam Rainsy says pressure from other countries is required to revive Cambodia's 'dying democracy.'
They are told that only family members and lawyers may see the jailed CNRP leader while his case is investigated.
The move sends bilateral relations to a new low.
Members will continue to carry out activities on an independent basis, though, the group's founder says.
Prime minister Hun Sen meanwhile slams US refusal of visas to Cambodian officials, calls for retaliation.
Foreign Ministry says Cambodia was still cooperating with the policy despite calling for a renegotiation of 2002 memorandum.
RFA will continue to report on Cambodian news and broadcast into the country.