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  • Cambodia: Court releases opposition leader Kem Sokha on bail

    Phnom Penh: Kem Sokha, leader of the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), who was arrested in September 2017 on treason charges, was allowed to leave prison on Monday after a judge approved his release on bail. The judge, who rejected Sokha’s fifth plea for bail in August, approved his request this time due to health issues, reports Efe news.

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    Cambodian parliament removes opposition vice-president

    Phnom Penh: The Cambodian national assembly on Friday voted to remove opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party’s Kem Sokha from the post of the parliament’s first ever vice-president. All 68 lawmakers from the ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP), including Prime Minister Hun Sen, voted to remove him during a parliamentary session as all 55 CNRP lawmakers boycotted the session, Xinhua reported.