Just a month before the ruling CPP and opposition CNRP fought a fierce election battle on July 28, a fresh raft of military promotions were handed out, two of which included the son and nephew of CPP members with high-ranking military positions. Kim Rithy, who is the son of Royal Cambodian Armed Forces (RCAF) Joint Chief of Staff General Kun Kim, was promoted from major general to lieutenant general, according to a Royal Decree signed by King Norodom Sihamoni on June 25 and published in the latest edition of the Royal Gazette. The decree also stated that Pol Sinuon, who
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