Three weeks into a strike by 150 Cambodian staff at the Khmer Rouge tribunal over unpaid wages, undisclosed donor countries Wednesday threw a lifeline to the cash-strapped court in the form of a loan. The onus to pay national sal*aries at the hybrid court falls on the government, which is now expected to repay the loan that has been made on a “strictly reimbursable basis,” Lars Olsen, spokesperson for U.N. Assistance to the Khmer Rouge Trials, said in a statement. “The United Nations has successfully worked with a group of major donors to secure their authorization to make
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