Some 80,000 Security Forces To Be Deployed for July National Election

About 80,000 security forces will be deployed to ensure security and public order during the coming July-29 National Election, said here yesterday Gen. Kirt Chantharith, Deputy National Police Chief.

Of them, over 20,000 are citizen forces, he added while presiding over the opening ceremony of a three-day training of trainers on election laws, regulations and procedures and code of ethics for security agents.

Cambodia will organise the sixth general elections on July 29, 2018, and the National Election Committee (NEC) has already announced the period for the political campaign that will fall from July 7 to 27.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press