Authorities deny rumors of Sar Kheng political negotiations, open investigation into the spread of misinformation

Interior Minister Sar Kheng speaks with National Police Commissioner Neth Savoeun at an event at the Interior Ministry. Picture taken on February 16, 2021. CamboJA/​ Pring Samrang

Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister Sar Kheng traveled to France solely for a medical visit, his son said Monday, denying rumors that the Interior Minister was meeting exiled opposition politicians.