Locals and rights groups on Wednesday said dozens of farmers in a village in Preah Vihear province have been singled out for eviction after supporting the opposition CNRP in last monthís vote, a claim their village chief denied. Residents of Choam Ksan districtís Kom Prak village said their village chief has threatened them with eviction. Though all of the roughly 200 families in the village lack titles to their homes and small farms, residents said village chief Chan Heng has singled out only 44 families that he suspected of voting for the CNRP. Men Samorn, who voted for
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