Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni escorts the ashes of late King Father Norodom Sihanouk. Photo: Xinhua

Cambodia criminalises criticism of king with lèse-majesté law, sparking fears of Hun Sen’s worsening crackdown on dissent

Until now it has been legal to criticise the kingdom’s largely symbolic monarchy, unlike neighbouring Thailand

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Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni escorts the ashes of late King Father Norodom Sihanouk. Photo: Xinhua
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