Legal demise of Cambodian democracy

New legislation will empower Prime Minister Hun Sen’s government to dissolve the main opposition party for vague reasons ahead of pivotal polls

Phnom Penh, February 21, 2017 1:54 PM (UTC+8)
Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen gestures as he arrives for a family photo with other ASEM leaders outside Ulaanbaatar.   Photo: Reuters/Damir Sagolj
Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen gestures as he arrives for a family photo with other ASEM leaders outside Ulaanbaatar. Photo: Reuters/Damir Sagolj