About 30 anti-eviction protesters from the Boeng Kak lake community, along with 20 Buddhist monks, blocked the gates of Phnom Penh municipal hall and burned tires Monday demanding more compensation for evicted families, and calling for the removal of governor Pa Socheatvong. During the daylong demonstration, protesters twice blocked traffic along Monivong Boulevard, standing and sitting along the street chanting “Pa Socheatvong get out,” a slogan that has been directed at Prime Minister Hun Sen during the past week of opposition CNRP rallies.* Monks and the anti-eviction protesters held banners that read “Today and tomorrow, no Hun Sen!” and
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