Sar Kheng pushing for streamlined drug trials

Publication date 22 March 2023 | 22:26 | ICT

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sar Kheng has advised the Ministry of Justice and its partners to facilitate the acceleration of trials for drug offences.



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