Cambodia’s democracy and James Ricketson’s fate a fait accompli                                                                                                          

The jailing by Cambodia of James Ricketson, an Australian documentary film producer, for “espionage” was predictable. Shamefully, Australia did little to save him, a fact that hardly points to that country as a leader in the Pacific region. Australia should have condemned Cambodia for this politicized charge against one of its own citizens. Throughout the trial, Ricketson […]