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Posted: January 4, 2014 at 2:51 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “They fired live bullets directly at us. I am very scared.” Mak Vin, a 25-year-old garment worker in Cambodia who was among those protesting over wages when police opened fire to break up the demonstration

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