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'Black Mondays' Continue in Cambodia

Source: Radio Free Asia | Mon, 16 May 2016

Cambodian human rights activists and their supporters are continuing their “Black Monday” protests as they try to gain the release of fellow human rights workers and an election official who were jailed on what many believe are politically motivated charges. 883 more words

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Cambodia Must Stop Attacking Civil Society and Rights Activists: U.N. Rights Experts

Source: Radio Free Asia | Fri, 13 May 2016

The Cambodian government must immediately end its attacks on civil society members, rights activists, and political opposition figures and take effective steps to preserve political freedoms in the Southeast Asian country, a group of United Nations experts on human rights said on Thursday. 420 more words

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Eight Arrested, Released over ‘Black Monday’ Protest

Source: Phnom Penh Post | Tue, 10 May 2016, by Ananth Baliga, Lay Samean and Meas Sokchea

Four NGO staffers and a quartet of land activists emerged from police stations across the capital yesterday after being grilled for hours over their participation in the so-called “Black Monday” campaign, conducted in support of rights activists… 945 more words

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Police Arrest ‘Black Monday’ Protesters

Source: Khmer Times / Monday, 09 May 2016 by Taing Vida

Two senior human rights workers and six land rights activists were arrested this morning as they made their way to a protest in front of Prey Sar’s CC1 and CC2 prisons for the first “Black Monday” event, where protesters gathered to call for the release of five human rights defenders arrested last month. 456 more words

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Officials Arrested on Black Monday

Source: Khmer Times / Monday, 09 May 2016 by Taing Vida

Two senior human rights workers and six others, including land rights activists and two foreigners, were arrested yesterday as they made their way to Prey Sar’s CC1 and CC2 prisons as part of the Black Monday campaign. 599 more words

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Police Arrest ‘Black Monday’ Proteste

Source: Khmer Times / Monday, 09 May 2016 by Taing Vida

Two senior human rights workers and six land rights activists were arrested this morning as they made their way to a protest in front of Prey Sar’s CC1 and CC2 prisons for the first “Black Monday” event, where protesters gathered to call for the release of five human rights defenders arrested last month. 456 more words

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NGO officials, land activists arrested ahead of "Black Monday" protest

Source: The Phnom Penh Post / Mon, 9 May 2016 by Chhay Channyda, Mech Dara and Ananth Baliga

Four NGO staffers and a quartet of land rights activists were arrested this morning as they made their way to join the so-called Black Monday Campaign in support of human rights workers imprisoned last week. 364 more words

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