Over the past three days, the CNRP conducted one of the most significant campaigns of mass demonstrations against Prime Minister Hun Sen’s government in years. For three days, more than 20,000 people packed into Phnom Penh’s Freedom Park for daily appearances from opposition leaders Sam Rainsy and Kem Sokha. And though the opposition showed that it can mobilize its supporters en masse, the demonstrations failed to push Mr. Hun Sen’s ruling CPP any closer to reaching an agreement with the CNRP to form a joint committee to investigate July’s contested election results. –News Analysis [caption id=”attachment_42575″
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