Logo of Phnom Penh Post newspaper Phnom Penh Post - News Briefs: SRP member slain

News Briefs: SRP member slain

News Briefs: SRP member slain

Tit Keo Munyroath, opposition Sam Rainsy Party member and deputy head of Sambaur

commune in Kom-pong Speu, was shot dead on November 16 while riding his motorbike

one kilometer from his home. The opposition party called the slaying a premeditated

political assassination. Phi Thach, Chief of Cabinet for the SRP, said that members

face increasing threats. "If you are an SRP member then any small argument can

lead to a killing," he said.

MOST VIEWED

  • Police seek arrest of Chinese ‘gang’

    Cambodian police remain on the lookout for 20 Chinese nationals who earlier this month posted a video clip threatening to stoke insecurity in Preah Sihanouk province, though the Chinese Embassy in Phnom Penh maintained the group posed no threats to Cambodia’s national security. National Police

  • Rapper deletes song critical of Cambodian social issues

    A young musician has deleted from Facebook and YouTube a rap song that was critical of Cambodia’s social issues and announced that he will stop singing the song after officials visited his home in Siem Reap province and allegedly gave him a warning. Provincial

  • Man arrested for fake PM endorsement

    The owner of currency exchange company GCG Asia Co Ltd was temporarily detained by the court yesterday for attempted fraud after Prime Minister Hun Sen reacted to the company using his name and pictures to allege his endorsement of the firm. Phnom Penh Municipal Court

  • Sihanoukville authority orders structure dismantled

    The Preah Sihanouk provincial administration has ordered owners of two unauthorised construction sites to immediately dismantle them and warned of legal action if the owners failed to comply. Ly Chet Niyom, development management and construction bureau chief at the provincial hall, told The Post on