The 48-year-old leader of a Jarai community in Ratanakkiri province was found naked and strangled near her farmland on Thursday in a murder that police suspect may be linked to a land dispute with a private landowner, officials said. Rochom Vel’s body was discovered by her family about 1 km from her home in O’Yadaw district’s Yatung commune after they went to look for her at about 3 p.m. as they had not seen her since that morning, commune police chief Tep Chantha said. “Rochom Vel was strangled with a rope while she was out working alone on
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