Phnom Penh (FN), August 3 – Phnom Penh Municipal Court (PPMC) on August 1st, 2016 summoned Ms. Thak Lany, Sam Rainsy Party’s senator, to appear in court on August 8, 2016 and Sam Rainsy, opposition Cambodian National Rescue Party leader, on August 19, 2016 respectively, according to Phnom Penh Municipal Court’s spokesperson Ly Sophanna, the court’s deputy prosecutor, who issued of the warrant.

While lawyer for the plaintiff, Mr. Ky Tech, will appear to answer to the court’s questioning on August 5, 2016, Ly Sophana said the authorities are just delivering the warrants to the people concerned according to the legal procedures.
Ky Tech, the premier’s lawyer, filed legal complaints against the senator from the opposition Sam Rainsy Party, Ms. Thak Lany and CNRP leader Sam Rainsy for accusing Prime Minister Hun Sen of masterminding the slaying of political commentator, Kem Ley.