Refugees arrive in Cambodia


PHNOM PENH: Cambodia received its first batch of asylum seekers from Australian custody, with rights groups labelling them “human guinea pigs” for an uncaring policy by Canberra to offload refugees onto other countries.

The migrants – three Iranians and one ethnic Rohingya from Myanmar – were yesterday flown into Phnom Penh, the capital of one of South-East Asia’s poorest nations with a weak record of upholding human rights.

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