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    06 May 2014
    Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Tuesday continued a trial against 23 labor activists who were arrested during demonstrations in May. An estimated 1,000 riot police were deployed to main streets surrounding the courthouse, as supporters gathered to call for the release of all 23. No clashes were reported, but journalists were not allowed inside the court. (Heng Reaksmey, Phnom Penh)

    Trial of Detained Labor Activists Resumes

    Published 07.05.2014

    Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Tuesday continued a trial against 23 labor activists who were arrested during demonstrations in May. An estimated 1,000 riot police were deployed to main streets surrounding the courthouse, as supporters gathered to call for the release of all 23. No clashes were reported, but journalists were not allowed inside the court. (Heng Reaksmey, Phnom Penh)


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