Five other countries that recently prosecuted the opposition leader

Five other countries that recently prosecuted the opposition leader


Many Republicans call the actions of Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg, prosecuting on flimsy grounds the chief rival to the sitting president of Bragg’s own party, unprecedented, but a simple perusal of stores from around the third world shows this accusation against Bragg is false.

At the website of Amnesty International, you’ll find this writeup regarding the recent presidential elections in Cambodia:

“Kem Sokha is the former president of the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP). On 3 September 2017, he was arrested and charged under Article 443 of the Criminal Code for ‘conspiring with [a] foreign power’. The charges state that Sokha had a ‘secret plan’ which had been carried out since 1993 to overthrow the government. He was convicted of treason and sentenced to 27

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