Friday, December 20, 2013

Cambodian PM says won't step down or hold reelection despite continued opposition protest   2013-12-20

PHNOM PENH, Dec. 20 (Xinhua) -- Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen said Friday that he would neither step down nor hold a reelection as the opposition's daily protest entered sixth day.

"I have ascended to the prime minister through the constitution. If I descend, it will also be through the constitution," Hun Sen told reporters after a parliamentary session. "Therefore, I confirm that there is no reelection because no one can dissolve the National Assembly and no mechanism states about a snap election before the end of the term." Read more click here