Friday, December 20, 2013

Opposition supporters protest against fraudulent elections  
AFP, Dec. 20, 2013

Cambodia's Prime Minister has rejected opposition calls for fresh elections and dismissed allegations that the July election was tainted by vote rigging.

Hun Sen said there would be "no re-election" because the Cambodian constitution did not allow the prime minister to dissolve the parliament before its five-year mandate.

His comments follow this week's daily protests which have seen several thousand demonstrators, many carrying banners reading "Hun Sen must step down!", march through the streets of Phnom Penh. Read more click here