Jailed, in hiding, expelled: Cambodia’s Mother Nature crackdown

NGO that forced government into U-turn over controversial dam latest target of deepening crackdown on dissent.

Arrested last year with two of his fellow environmental activists, Thun Rotha has barely seen his baby who is now 14 months old.

“He was arrested when our son was six months old,” Rotha’s wife Pat Raksmey told Al Jazeera.

“It’s a smear campaign of the powerful. He has not incited anyone. He questions those who are in power.”

In full: https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/5/13/jailed-in-hiding-expelled-cambodias-mother-nature-crackdown

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