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Cambodia: Dissident, Wife Brutally Assaulted

By Human Rights Watch
Click to expand Image Agriculture entrepreneur Nak Ny was arrested on December 11, 2020, after posting sarcastic comments on social media about then-Prime Minister Hun Sen’s remarks on declaring a state of emergency.  © Facebook/Nak Ny (Bangkok) – Men with metal batons viciously attacked a dissident and his wife in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on September 12, 2023, Human Rights Watch said today. Ny Nak remains hospitalized with serious wounds to his head and extremities. The attack shares similarities with assaults reported earlier in 2023 against members of the opposition Candlelight Party, which…

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