Despite the demonstration at Freedom Park, razor-wire barricades, blocked streets and clashes between citizens and police in the past two days, it appears that the camp-in and security presence in the city are merely a novelty for some tourists. On Monday afternoon, one couple, Australians John and Barbara Keane, sat on the riverfront sipping cocktails unperturbed, just as they had on Sunday during a clash between protesters and police on Sisowath Quay. “We had a front row seat,” said Ms. Keane, 64. “We could see the anger in their [the demonstrators] eyes.” A British couple posing for photos
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