Khmer Bible editor marks one year in a Cambodian prison

Theary Seng’s plight expected to be raised at UNHRC session.

Khmer Bible editor Theary Seng marked her first year behind bars in a Cambodian prison amid messages of support with her plight expected to be raised at the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva when it meets later this month.

Family and friends said she was coping well with incarceration at a prison near Preah Vihear in the remote north of Cambodia.

Theary Seng was jailed for six years on June 14 last year after she was convicted of treason and supporting a plot to oust Prime Minister Hun Sen.

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