Former CNRP Lawmaker Calls For Release of Party Members Still Held in Jail

Former Cambodian opposition party lawmaker Ou Chanrath called on the government on Wednesday to free all members of the Cambodia National Rescue Party still held in the country’s jails, saying their release will pose no threat to national security.

“They should be released because they are political prisoners,” Ou Chanrath said, speaking to RFA’s Khmer Service in an interview.

“Their release will have no impact on Cambodia’s national security, and it will be in the national interest,” he said.

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