Cambodian opposition Senator Hong Sok Hour of the Sam Rainsy Party is escorted by police officers at the Municipal Court in Phnom Penh. Photo: EPA Cambodian opposition Senator Hong Sok Hour of the Sam Rainsy Party is escorted by police officers at the Municipal Court in Phnom Penh. Photo: EPA
Cambodian opposition Senator Hong Sok Hour of the Sam Rainsy Party is escorted by police officers at the Municipal Court in Phnom Penh. Photo: EPA

Cambodian opposition senator Hong Sok Hour denied bailed as trial for treason begins

Human Rights Watch and other international rights groups have called on authorities to drop the case against Hong Sok Hour, saying he had been wrongfully charged.

Cambodian opposition Senator Hong Sok Hour of the Sam Rainsy Party is escorted by police officers at the Municipal Court in Phnom Penh. Photo: EPA Cambodian opposition Senator Hong Sok Hour of the Sam Rainsy Party is escorted by police officers at the Municipal Court in Phnom Penh. Photo: EPA
Cambodian opposition Senator Hong Sok Hour of the Sam Rainsy Party is escorted by police officers at the Municipal Court in Phnom Penh. Photo: EPA
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