The European Unionís (E.U.) high commissioner has sent a letter to CNRP president Sam Rainsy congratulating him on the oppositionís performance in last monthís national election and encouraging him to settle claims of electoral irregularities through prompt and peaceful measures. The only previous reaction from the E.U. over the election came two days after the vote when E.U. High Commissioner Catherine Ashton said in a statement she was disappointed efforts had not been made to repair the national voter list and refrained from congratulating Prime Minister Hun Sen on his apparent victory. In her Monday letter, Ms. Ashton
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