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PHOTOS: Brutal Crackdown of Cambodia Labor Strike

Written by Mong Palatino On 11 January 2014 @ 2:51 am | No Comments

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Soldiers threaten a female bystander during a crackdown of the labor protest in Phnom Penh. Photo from Licadho [1]

Soldiers threaten a female bystander during a crackdown of the labor protest in Phnom Penh. Photo from Licadho

The Licadho human rights group has uploaded a set of photos showing the brutal crackdown [1] of a strike conducted by garment workers in Cambodia. The workers have been demanding an increase in their monthly minimum wage which is currently pegged at 80-100 US dollars.


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