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Cambodia's political row threatens economy

Opposition calls for independent probe into parliamentary elections, accusing government of massive vote-rigging.

Last Modified: 06 Sep 2013 07:22
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Official results in Cambodia's election are due to be released in the coming days.

Prime Minister Hun Sen’s long-ruling Cambodian People's Party is set to serve another term.

However, the opposition is calling for an independent probe into the election, accusing Hun Sen’s government of massive vote-rigging.

Al Jazeera's Jamela Alindogan reports from the capital, Phnom Penh, on the political dispute that is already hurting the economy.

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