Phnom Penh (FN), August 13 - Sourn Serey Ratha, the president of the Khmer Power Party, was arrested after he wrote on Facebook, insulting Cambodian armed forces, according to a senior official of Phnom Penh Municipal Court (PPMC) on Sunday afternoon.

“The result of the war with Laos is the same as the war with Thailand! Only Khmer low-ranking soldiers died, whereas, the boss behind the back collect the merit and stay in comfort zone,” Ratha on FB.

Senior officials at the PPMC and National Police added that the arrest was carried out as Ratha was traveling from Kampong Cham province to Phnom Penh.

After being arrested, Sourn Sereyratha was sent to the Phnom Penh Police Commissioner for further legal action.