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Boeng Tamok representative Prak Sophea talks to the media outside the National Assembly on July 1, 2022.

Boeng Tamok Residents Questioned in Court

Two residents of Boeng Tamok protesting the filling-in of the lake were questioned by the Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Tuesday, with five others expected in court over the next week.

A demolished home in Kulen district, Preah Vihear, from March 1, 2022.

131 Preah Vihear Families Fear Eviction After Crops Razed

Some 131 families living on an economic land concession in Preah Vihear province’s Kulen district fear forced eviction after authorities cleared half of their homes earlier this year, leaving them in tents on land they say they have occupied for 10 years.

Metta Forest Clearing Reaches Boundary Limits

After a few months of rapid deforestation, tree-cutting activity at Kampong Speu’s Metta forest has slowed down in recent days as clearings reach the boundary limits of land allocated to families from the military’s tank unit.

A supplied photo of village residents protesting against Cambodia Blue Haven in Kulen district.

Preah Vihear Plantation Dispute Flares Up

More than 100 families in Preah Vihear’s Kulen district are accusing a company of clearing their land in an economic land concession and filing complaints