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Rainsy, ex-CNRP officials summoned

Publication date 20 October 2020 | 22:48 | ICT

The Phnom Penh Municipal Court has issued warrants ordering Sam Rainsy and eight former senior officials of the Supreme Court-dissolved Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) to appear for questioning in relation to “attack”.

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