GERMANY SUSPENDS VISAS FOR CAMBODIAN GOVERNMENT MEMBERS OVER CRACKDOWN

A SPOKESWOMAN FOR GERMANY'S FOREIGN OFFICE SAID GERMANY HAS SUSPENDED PREFERENTIAL VISAS FOR CAMBODIAN GOVERNMENT MEMBERS.

THE UNITED STATES HAS ALSO DENIED THE ALLEGATIONS AND HAS RESTRICTED VISA APPLICATIONS TO CERTAIN CAMBODIAN OFFICIALS IN RESPONSE TO HUN SEN'S CRACKDOWN.

The United States has also denied the allegations and has restricted visa applications to certain Cambodian officials in response to Hun Sen's crackdown.
The European Union said in December it had suspended funding for Cambodia's 2018 general election because it did not view an election without a main opposition party as legitimate.
A spokeswoman for Germany's Foreign Office said Germany has suspended preferential visas for Cambodian government members.

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Germany said on Thursday it has suspended preferential visas for private travel by members of Cambodia’s government, including Prime Minister Hun Sen, following a government crackdown on the...

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