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First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando

First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
01/18
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Human rights activist and independent radio owner Mam Sonando enters the Appeals Court of Phnom Penh escorted by police officers on the first day of his appeal hearing against a 20-year prison sentence for leading an alleged secession movement.
First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
02/18
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Over a thousand people came from all over Cambodia and gathered in front of the Appeals Court of Phnom Penh to offer support to Mam Sonando on the first day of his appeal hearing against a 20-year sentence for leading an alleged secession movement.
First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
03/18
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Over a thousand citizens, came from all over Cambodia, gathered in front of the Appeals Court of Phnom Penh, to offer support to Mam Sonando on the first day of his appeal hearing.
First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
04/18
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A group of supporters hold a banner that shows the number of days Mam Sonando has been imprisoned during a protest in front of the Appeals Court on the first day of his appeal hearing against a sentence for leading an alleged secession movement.
First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
05/18
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Over a thousand citizens, came from all over Cambodia, gathered in front of the Appeals Court of Phnom Penh, to offer support to Mam Sonando on the first day of his appeal hearing.
First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
06/18
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A protester peeks at the inside of the Appels Court of Phnom Penh during the first day of Mam Sonando's appeal hearing.
First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
07/18
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Cambodian human rights activist and independent radio owner Mam Sonando enters the Appeals Court of Phnom Penh escorted by police officers on the first day of his appeal hearing.
First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
08/18
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Cambodian Human Rights activist Mam Sonando enters the Appels Court of Phnom Penh surrounded by journalists. No evidence of Mam Sonando’s involvement in an alleged “secession” in Kratie's province was presented during the trial.
First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
09/18
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Over a thousand people came from all over Cambodia and gathered in front of the Appeals Court of Phnom Penh to offer support to Mam Sonando on the first day of his appeal hearing against a 20-year sentence for leading an alleged secession movement.
First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
10/18
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A group of protesters peek at the inside of the Appels Court of Phnom Penh during the first day of Mam Sonando's appeal hearing.
First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
11/18
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Over a thousand people came from all over Cambodia and gathered in front of the Appeals Court of Phnom Penh to offer support to Mam Sonando on the first day of his appeal hearing against a 20-year sentence for leading an alleged secession movement.
First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
12/18
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Over a thousand people came from all over Cambodia and gathered in front of the Appeals Court of Phnom Penh to offer support to Mam Sonando on the first day of his appeal hearing against a 20-year sentence for leading an alleged secession movement.
First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
13/18
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Over a thousand citizens, came from all over Cambodia, gathered in front of the Appeals Court of Phnom Penh, to offer support to Mam Sonando on the first day of his appeal hearing.
First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
14/18
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Over a thousand citizens, came from all over Cambodia, gathered in front of the Appeals Court of Phnom Penh, to offer support to Mam Sonando on the first day of his appeal hearing.
First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
15/18
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Over a thousand citizens, came from all over Cambodia, gathered in front of the Appeals Court of Phnom Penh, to offer support to Mam Sonando on the first day of his appeal hearing.
First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
16/18
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Over a thousand citizens, came from all over Cambodia, gathered in front of the Appeals Court of Phnom Penh, to offer support to Mam Sonando on the first day of his appeal hearing.
First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
17/18
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Over a thousand citizens, came from all over Cambodia, gathered in front of the Appeals Court of Phnom Penh, to offer support to Mam Sonando on the first day of his appeal hearing.
First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
18/18
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Cambodian human rights activist and independent radio owner Mam Sonando leaves the Appeals Court of Phnom Penh after the first day of his appeal hearing against a 20-year sentence he received for allegedly leading a secession movement.
  • First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
  • First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
  • First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
  • First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
  • First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
  • First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
  • First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
  • First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
  • First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
  • First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
  • First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
  • First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
  • First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
  • First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
  • First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
  • First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
  • First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando
  • First day of appeal hearing for Cambodian activist Mam Sonando

A hearing to review the verdict against Cambodian human rights activist Mam Sonando (sentenced to 20 years for leading an alleged secession movement) has begun in Phnom Penh. The hearing is expected to last two days.

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