Four representatives of villagers locked in a land dispute with the well-connected KDC company have filed a complaint with the Kompong Chhnang Provincial Court after they received death threats. “The anonymous letter was a threat against our lives,” said Reach Seima, one of the representatives, adding that he found the letter in a plastic bag next to the fence around his house in Kompong Tralach district’s Taches commune when he was on his way to farm on Sunday. Mr. Seima explained that the letter—of which only one copy was dropped off at his property—explicitly warned him and three
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