Villagers lock in land dispute with Defense Ministry refuse compensation

Soldiers set up a tent along with a number of excavators and bulldozers in a disputed land site in Kandal province’s Ang Snuol district, June 4, 2021.CamboJA/ Pring Samrang

Villagers who have been affected by a land dispute with the Ministry of National Defense in Kandal province’s Ang Snuol district have rejected a compensation offer by the government and vowed to continue their protest.