Cambodia to Deport More Than 200 Chinese Detained For Internet Scams

Authorities in Cambodia are preparing to expel 235 Chinese nationals detained in Takeo province this week for running internet scams, with China set to provide a special flight to bring them home within the next two weeks, sources in Cambodia say.

All were picked up on Nov. 26 in raids coordinated with China, and are now being held at a detention center while waiting to be deported, Ouk Hay Seila—head of investigations at the General Department of Immigration—told RFA’s Khmer Service on Wednesday.

“We arrested those suspects at China’s request,” Ouk Kay Seila said.

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