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U.S. to deny visas to Cambodian officials over opposition crackdown

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department said on Wednesday it will restrict U.S. entry of individuals involved in the Cambodian government's moves to undermine democracy, including dissolving the opposition party and imprisoning opposition leader Kem Sokha.
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