The US president makes the calls hours before an unprecedented high-level meeting hosted by Myanmar's leader.
It is believed to be the first-ever meeting among top government officials, key political parties, and ethnic groups.
She wants her husband’s body to be exhumed in her presence as part of the probe.
One parliamentarian has at least seven family members on the National Assembly’s payroll.
Its leader says the people want to change an article that gives military lawmakers veto power.
The remaining part of the draft is expected to be finalized next month.
Heng Pov was once an adviser to Prime Minister Hun Sen.
Ethnic armed groups say civil war will not end without amendments.
The move is criticized by a human rights group.
A parliamentary committee has submitted a report on proposed constitutional amendments to lawmakers.
Cambodian press reports had said loans would resume in December.
Their newspaper publishers say they were investigating illegal logging.
Fighting between Ta’ang rebels and government forces ensues in Namsang township.
Groups say the Don Sahong project will block migratory fish routes, putting the nutrition and livelihood of millions at risk.
Hsan Sint will appeal the verdict, his lawyer says.
The negotiations under a new framework resume next week.
The journalists were charged with causing public chaos.
A coalition of armed ethnic rebel groups says the actions of government troops are damaging trust.
The arrest comes as three men are formally charged with the weekend murder of a reporter who probed illegal logging.
Media representatives air their grievances to the senior general in rare talks.
The attack follows the smuggling-linked murder of a journalist at the weekend.
The deaths occurred amid clashes that have caused residents to flee.
The victim was believed to have investigated the illegal timber trade.
Thai Prime Minister faces protests over the case during his visit to Myanmar.
But it’s not immediately clear when parliament will start discussing the proposed legislation.
The longtime campaigner is protesting solitary confinement.
In return, the government will face a U.S. $10 million revenue loss.
Observers say scores remain behind bars.
The complaint alleges crimes against humanity on the civilian population.
The tensions in a township arise over a Kachin rebel group’s controversial recruitment drive.