- Posted January 4, 2014 by
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Four Shot Dead as Cambodian Police Open Fire on Workers Protests
A villager, who was among those shot at, said she fainted on being hit but when she regained consciousness, the police beat her.
“When I was running, they shot at me and when I fainted, they poured water on me and assaulted me,” the female villager said. “I suffered under the Pol Pot regime but now Hun Sen’s regime attacked my children,” she said, referring to the Khmer Rouge leader's reign of terror from 1975 to 1979.
The only one reason from garment worker is "want to get $160 of salary after the government had only added to $100 per month.