Sweden gave Cambodia about $100 million in aid over the past five years, the third-largest donor among E.U. member states after France and Germany.
They cited their refusal to accept the dissolution of the Cambodia National Rescue Party by the Supreme Court last week as the reason for their decision to step down.
Prak Sokhon said the dissolution of the CNRP was a decision made independently by the Supreme Court.
Political observers said Hun Sen has effectively been campaigning for the 2018 election for some time already.
The prime minister said the loss of US aid will only hurt those who serve American politics.
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The lawyers also claimed that the merger of Kem Sokha’s Human Rights Party with the Sam Rainsy Party in 2012 was coordinated by Washington.
The government of Hun Sen dissolved the opposition party on Thursday, a major blow to democracy.
Breakup of Cambodian National Rescue Party clears way for Prime Minister Hun Sen's re-election in 2018.
Guterres reportedly did not respond to the apparent Cambodian discoveries, instead choosing to discuss the U.N.’s peacekeeping operations.
Following the closure of RFA’s office in Phnom Penh, the information ministry warned its former staff that they would be arrested if they continued to report from Cambodia.
The court also ruled that more than 100 CNRP officials would be banned from politics for five years.
Hun Sen’s speech followed a statement by U.S. Senator Ted Cruz last week that criticized Cambodia’s government over the arrest of opposition leader Kem Sokha and attempts to dissolve his Cambodia National Rescue Party.
Most high-ranking opposition CNRP politicians had already fled the country in anticipation of the court decision against the party.
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The court is due to issue a decision in a case against the Cambodia National Rescue Party on Thursday, which is expected to lead to the party’s dissolution.
Two paragraphs of the statement, obtained early by VOA Khmer, mention freedom of navigation and security in the region without referring to the South China Sea directly.
According to the latest NEC figures, some 530,000 new voters registered out of a total of 1.6 million unregistered voters.
Hun Sen said non-Cambodians should not interfere in Cambodia’s internal affairs and claimed the Cambodian people saw the arrest of Sokha as adhering to Cambodian legal procedure.
When Hun Sen arrived in the Lao capital, the two leaders announced they had reached an agreement, with Hun Sen calling it a “huge victory.”
Lowell, which has almost a majority of minorities and a history of all-white governing bodies, elected Cambodian- Americans to City Council and school board, which now has its first-ever minority member