Phnom Penh (FN), Jun. 20 – Cambodia released the Rights of Reply statement by Ambassador and Permanent Representative Sokkhoeurn An in response to the remarks by the delegation of the UK at Human Rights Council: Resumed 43rd Session on agenda item 10: Technical Assistance and Capacity Building.

“The arrogant act of the UK delegation constitutes a crystal clear manifestation of politicization in the work of human rights and abuse of this august Council. This practice must be refrained and ceased if we are to uphold credibility and effectiveness of this body in promotion and protection of human rights,” according to the statement.

Full statement is available below.