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As Tensions Grow, Residents Pitted Against Authorities, ‘Not Companies’

  • VOA Khmer

Boeung Kak and Borei Keila villagers embroiled in longstanding land disputes with two private companies in Phnom Penh say the authorities are protecting business interests over the public, as thousands of families lose their homes under forced evictions. This has turned the protesters and government officials into adversaries, leading to increased tensions, the residents say. Say Mony, Phnom Penh.

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