CNRP activist freed; Sam Rainsy pledges return to Kingdom

Publication date 21 September 2020 | 22:58 | ICT

The Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Monday released former CNRP activist Oeur Narith on bail after the court ended its questioning on suspicion of receiving money from abroad and plotting to overthrow the government, according to the



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