Unable to participate in election campaigning on the ground, self-exiled opposition leader Sam Rainsy has had to turn elsewhere to make his voice heard. Mr. Rainsy—who lives in Paris and faces 11 years in prison if he returns to Cambodia after being found guilty of disinformation and the destruction of public property—has tried to court the growing number of Cambodians on social media. In recent months, he was in Wash*ington speaking to influential figures in U.S. politics that earlier this year suggested the U.S. withdraw its foreign aid due to Cambodia’s poor human rights record. With the national
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