Rong Chhun heads to trial as Supreme Court denies bail application

Unionist Rong Chhun arrives at the Supreme Court in Phnom Penh on November 25, where his bail application was rejected by the high court. Panha Chhorpoan

The Supreme Court denied a bail application from Rong Chhun on Wednesday, as a lower court announced a trial date for the prominent unionist to face the charge of incitement for comments made about the demarcation of the Vietnam and Cambodia border.