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Protests across Cambodia demand land rights

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Global Voices

Land disputants gather outside the Koh Kong Provincial. Photo supplied to VOD Court on March 14, 2022. This article by Khut Sokun was originally published on VOD News, an independent news site in Cambodia, and is republished on Global Voices as part of a content-sharing agreement. Hundreds of people across three Cambodian provinces and the capital Phnom Penh gathered for protests in March seeking official intervention for land disputes with authorities and companies, some which have gone on for decades. The protests in Koh Kong, Preah Vihear, and Mondulkiri provinces touched on various aspects…

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