Phnom Penh (FN), Jan 16 – At least 1,307 suspects have been arrested as a result of the 15-day Anti-Drug Campaign in Cambodia that began from Jan. 1 – 15.

The first-phase nationwide anti-drug campaign from Jan. 1 to June 30, 2017 was initiated by Prime Minister Hun Sen, focusing on stepped-up law enforcement, rehabilitation, anti-trafficking and education.

The campaign is led by Interior Minister Sar Kheng as the head and Ke Kim Yan, chairman of National Authority for Combating Drugs as the deputy head.