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Cambodian Villagers Call Down Curses After Eviction

On 3rd January 2012, roughly between the hours of 6am until 11am, armed    forces consisting of policemen, military police and the security forces of the Phanimex company, in addition to local authorities and hired workers, raided and destroyed people’s homes, and arrested eleven people at Borei Keila in Phnom Penh, all in the name of development.

Two years later, villagers hold a ceremony to curse developers after being evicted for a second time.

Read more: Residents at Borei Keila in Phnom Penh Forcibly Evicted

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