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Cambodia clears protest park after deadly clashes

Jan 05, 2014    

PHNOM PENH (Reuters) - Cambodian security guards and city workers, watched over by riot police, dismantled a camp occupied by anti-government demonstrators on Saturday, a day after a bloody crackdown on garment factory workers allied with the protest movement.Friday's clashes, during which police shot dead four people, have stoked a political crisis in which striking workers and supporters of the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP) are challenging a government they say cheated its way to power and is depriving them of a fair wage.Despite the crackdown, CNRP leader Sam Rainsy vowed...

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