Cambodian court upholds sentence for Sam Rainsy World

Cambodian court upholds sentence for Sam Rainsy

The Appeal Court of Cambodia on August 11 upheld the ruling of a lower court to sentence, in absentia, Sam Rainsy, former President of the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), to 20 months in prison for defaming Prime Minister Hun Sen.
Cambodian opposition leader fined for defamation World

Cambodian opposition leader fined for defamation

The opposition leader of the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) Sam Rainsy on November 8 was fined in absentia for defaming Som Soeun, a minister attached to Prime Minister Samdech Hun Sen.