Cambodian woman crowned as Asean debate champion

A 19-year-old Cambodian woman was chosen as one of the five winners at the Asean Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) 6th Annual Youth Debate on Friday.

After a very challenging debate, Sok Sonita, one of the three Cambodian contestants, won the championship along with a contestant each from Malaysia and the Philippines and two from Singapore.

The contest was held in Bangkok on September 18-20 with the participation of 30 outstanding students from all 10 Asean member states.

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