Phnom Penh (FN), August 10 - Phnom Penh Municipal Court decided to imprison Kim Sok for 18 months and fine $2,000.

Kim Sok, political and social analyst, was charged of public incitement and defamation on March 2017, after Ky Tech filed a lawsuit.

He was asked to compensate $200,000 to the plaintiff.

Kim Sok published statements suggesting that the Royal Government and the CPP were behind the murder of Kem Ley.