The Ministry of Interior announced Tuesday in a last minute meeting that it would allow the opposition CNRP to take 1,000 people through the streets of Phnom Penh to deliver a petition to the U.N. and eight foreign embassies during its three-day mass demonstration that starts today. The meeting at Phnom Penh City Hall came a day after Interior Minister Sar Kheng issued a statement calling on City Hall to come to an agreement with the CNRP to provide secure passage through the city for members of the opposition to deliver a petition calling for foreign embassies to intervene in
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