Awaiting trial, former CNRP officials live in fear of arrest

The slight rain that was falling on the morning of October 14 wasn’t enough to stop Nut Pich from making his mandatory monthly appearance at the police station after he was arrested in August 2019 and charged with incitement for plotting.

Banned opposition official arrested for alleged political activities

Nuth Pich

A former opposition official was arrested and charged over the weekend for violating the Supreme Court’s 2017 decision to dissolve the main opposition party and ban him and more than 100 others from any political activities – marking the first time someone has been officially charged for defying the order.