In the lead-up to the U.N.’s periodic review of Cambodia’s human rights situation, two rights groups issued a joint statement Sunday calling for U.N. member states to speak up about the government’s recent violence against protesters and suppression of demonstrations. Local rights group Licadho and Amnesty International called on countries with representatives on the U.N.’s Human Rights Council, who will meet for an annual meeting on Tuesday in Geneva, to “demand an end to the measures that have given rise to the current human rights crisis.” “[S]ince the beginning of 2014, respect for human rights in Cam*bodia—including treatment
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