Land sacrificed for Cambodia developers

An estimated half a million people have been affected by land grabbing in Cambodia amid confusion over ownership.

Last updated: 12 Aug 2014 11:21
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Cambodia's opposition politicians have finally taken their seats in parliament, more than a year after disputed elections.
Activists hope the end of the political deadlock will also bring about an end to the worsening crisis of "land grabbing".

More than half a million people have been affected by the practice in recent years, with hundreds of thousands of homes sacrificed for a developer's dream.

Al Jazeera's Rob McBride reports from Phnom Penh.


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