Monthly Archives: April 2011

HRTF Press Release on the April 21st protest

HRTF Press Release Beating and Detention of eleven Boeung Kak lake villagers and Children April 21, 2011 The Housing Rights Task Force (HRTF) strongly condemns the violence used earlier today against peaceful BoeungKak lake protesters and the arrest of 11 … Continue reading

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Recent Chinese media coverage of Boeung Kak (Video)

http://english.ntdtv.com/p55.swf NDTV is headquartered in New York City and founded by Chinese Americans. It serves more then 100 million viewers in China and around the world.  It broadcasts directly into parts of mainland China via satellite, providing a truthful, uncensored … Continue reading

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Boeung Kak Meeting on April 25th, 2011

Phnom Penh officials have agreed to meet with representatives of Boeung Kak residents today, following the release of 11 villagers who were beaten and arrested on Thursday during a protest against their impending eviction. About 100 villagers were outside Phnom … Continue reading

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Flooding at Boeung Kak on April 25th (Photos)

Today, Boeung Kak village leaders went to City Hall to hand over a petition to stop the filling in of the lake due to the terrible flooding effects it can have, let alone when it rains as well. The delivered … Continue reading

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Boeung Kak Lake Development (Video)

Boeung Kak Lake Development from Little Ease Films on Vimeo.

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Lake protest turns bloody

Police beat and arrested villagers including elderly women and children as young as 11 yesterday as they protested their impending eviction from land surrounding the capital’s Boeung Kak lake, an incident observers called a “new low” in the lakeside debacle. … Continue reading

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Boeung Kak Protest at City Hall (Photos)

Photos courtesy of Sahrika. To view more, click here.

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