Cambodian Authorities to Take Action against Any Social Media Making Fake News on PM’s Health

The Royal Government will take strict action against any social media accounts creating fake news on the health of the incumbent Prime Minister, causing chaos among the public, according to H.E. Phay Siphan, Chairman of the Government Spokesperson Unit.

In the plenary cabinet meeting (this morning), Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen said the falsification of information (fake news) by any Facebook accounts that leads to chaos among the public, thus harming the national security, by inventing information about the bad health condition of the incumbent Prime Minister, is a crime. The Royal Government will take strict action against this criminal act, added H.E. Phay Siphan, also Minister Attached to the Prime Minister, on his Facebook page.

Samdech Techo Hun Sen early this week underwent a medical treatment to his shoulder pain in Singapore.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press