CPP National Assembly President Heng Samrin has ordered Cambodia’s newest ambassadors to Asia and Europe to go on a public relations offensive against mounting news abroad that the country’s respect for democracy and human rights is slipping. The orders, which Mr. Samrin delivered to the new ambassadors at a closed-door meeting on Monday, comes amid growing international attention to Cambodia since national elections in July, which were won by Prime Minister Hun Sen’s long-ruling CPP but remain mired in unresolved reports of widespread irregularities. Cambodian security forces have shot dead seven people at protests in Phnom Penh since
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