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Boeung Kak Protesters Continue to Demand Compensation From World Bank

The protesters said they have faced numerous difficulties since being forced to relocate. PHNOM PENH — People displaced from the Boeung Kak neighborhood of Phnom Penh more than a decade ago are still seeking redress from the World Bank, which they … Continue reading

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‘Black Monday’ Activists Ready to Take to the Streets, Campaigners Say

Source: VOA Research by the Cambodian Center for Human Rights suggests Black Monday activists were arrested 33 times last year. PHNOM PENH — Activists from Phnom Penh’s Boeung Kak lake area who organized the so-called ‘Black Monday’ protests last year have … Continue reading

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Housing Activists Clash With Police in Street Protest

By VOA Khmer, 02 July 2013 PHNOM PENH – At least two women were injured Monday as housing rights activists clashed with police in Phnom Penh. The activists had been demonstrating by sitting in a major street in front of … Continue reading

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Police Beatings, Arrests as Lake Resident Protest on April 21st

Residents of Phnom Penh’s Boeung Kak lake development were violently dispersed by riot police outside City Hall Thursday, marking an escalation in their prolonged protest against eviction. At least 11 demonstrators were arrested and four were injured in police beatings, … Continue reading

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