Ministry decries US Ambassador’s comments on Sokha trial delay

The Ministry of Justice yesterday defended the delay of former opposition leader Kem Sokha’s treason trial and decried a “justice denied” comment made by US Ambassador Patrick Murphy.
Sokha yesterday met with US Ambassador Patrick Murphy at his residence in Phnom Penh and said they discussed bilateral relations between the two nations as well as the cooperation under the new US president Joe Biden administration.
After the meeting, the ambassador yesterday wrote on his official Twitter that he had exchanged New Year’s greetings with Sokha and heard about delays in his court case.
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