Cambodian noncommunist plans provisional regime
Sokh Sann Village, Cambodia
Son Sann, leader of Cambodia's main noncommunist guerrilla movement, has said he will form a provisional government before the UN General Assembly meets next autumn. He made the announcement to several thousand followers after an exhausting trek from Thailand.Skip to next paragraph
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Son Sann, who was once Cambodian premier under Prince Norodom Sihanouk, heads the Khmer People's National Liberation Front, which opposes both the Vietnamese-backed government and the guerrillas of the ousted Khmer Rouge administration.* Son Sann, who lives in Paris, said he had received political support from members of ASEAN -- which comprises Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philipines, Singapore , and Thailand -- but hopes for aid.