Monthly Archives: March 2013

Rights Group Denounces Denial of Bail for Anti-Eviction Activist

Lauren Crothers, The Cambodia Daily, Mar. 30-31 2013 Advertisements

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King Sihamoni Petitioned Over Jailed Boeng Kak Activist

Khy Sovuthy, The Cambodia Daily, Mar. 30-31 2013

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The Price of Land Development in Cambodia

Jonathon Head, BBC News, Mar. 29 2013 Tep Vanny (left) and her movement have vowed to keep protesting until all the evicted families have replacement homes Phnom Penh, a city once fabled for its stately colonial buildings and boulevards, and … Continue reading

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Activist Yorm Bopha Denied Bail

Shane Worrell and Khouth Sophak Chakry, The Phnom Penh Post, Mar. 28 2013 Supporters of imprisoned Boeung Kak lake land activist Yorm Bopha surged into the grounds of the Supreme Court in Phnom Penh yesterday morning, screaming and crying, after … Continue reading

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Court Denies Anti-Eviction Activist’s Last Chance at Bail

Khuon Narim and Zsombor Peter, The Cambodia Daily, Mar. 26 2013

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Hun Sen: activist imprisonment not over land dispute

CEN, Mar. 19 2013 Land activist Youm Bopha PHNOM PENH (The Cambodia Herald) — Hun Sen said the imprisonment of the “Boeung Kok woman” wasn’t a land dispute issue, it was of violence instead. Speaking at inauguration ceremony for Green … Continue reading

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Beatdown of Boeung Kak protesters

Khouth Sophak Chakrya and Shane Worrell, Phnom Penh Post, Mar. 14 2013 Boeung Kak activist Leng Chin is detained by security guards during a protest yesterday near Prime Minister Hun Sen’s Phnom Penh residence. Photograph: Heng Chivoan/Phnom Penh Post At … Continue reading

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