Kiwi Chris Knight, 58, to be deported from Cambodia for ‘being homeless’

A New Zealander detained in Cambodia claims authorities have labelled him a troublemaker because he had been meeting with Cambodian journalists.

Chris Knight was detained on May 21 and sent to the immigration centre in Phnom Penh, according to local media.

Investigations chief Lieutenant Cheat Chetra said the 58-year-old was homeless and had no valid immigration documents, the Phnom Penh Post reported.

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