Phnom Penh (FN), Jun. 14 – Seng Theary was arrested and sent to jail earlier today, a senior prosecution official confirmed to Fresh News on Tuesday (Jun 14).

Phnom Penh Municipal Court sentenced Seng Theary to six years imprisonment, charged with conspiracy and incitement to cause serious social unrest.

On 7 December 2021, Seng Theary was tried in connection with an attempted coup to overthrow the legitimate government through the “9 November” plot masterminded by the extremist opposition Sam Rainsy.