Phnom Penh (FN), November 9 - Royal Embassy of Cambodia to the United States Chum Bunrong wrote a letter to Senator of Texas Ted Cruz to clarify about Kem Sokha’s detention.

“The arrest of Kem Sokha has full legal justification according to the Cambodian laws; and it is comparable to the case of Paul Manafort, former campaign manager of President Donald Trump, who has been indicted recently for conspiracy against the United States," stated in the letter.

Read the full statement below.