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Cambodian Activists Detained as Demonstration Crackdown Continues

At least five Cambodian housing rights activists were detained for much of the day Monday, as a government crackdown on protests continued. Among the detained was Tep Vanny, an outspoken leader on housing rights and forced evictions in Cambodia, and Yorm Bopha, a community leader who recently ended a prolonged stay in detention.The five demonstrators were held for hours after leading a rally in front of the French Embassy, where they had sought to deliver a petition calling for the release...

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