Cambodia opposition rallies in capital, urges PM to step downReuters . Phnom Penh
Thousands of supporters of Cambodia’s opposition rallied on Sunday, vowing to keep protesting until long-serving Prime Minister Hun Sen steps down or calls an election.
The Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), the amalgamation of what was once an impotent opposition to Hun Sen’s iron-fisted rule, vowed to hold protests every day until their demands were met and urged Hun Sen to follow the lead of Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, who last week called a snap election.
The long-dominant Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) has denied allegations by the opposition of vote-rigging in a July general election.
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