Cambodia to deport Chinese woman
- Published: 23 Oct 2012 at 21.40
- Online news:
A Cambodian court Tuesday ordered the deportation of a Chinese factory manager who nearly caused a riot among workers by ripping up photographs of recently deceased former king Norodom Sihanouk.
Wang Zia Chao, 43, was also handed a one-year suspended sentence for ``intentionally damaging the photos'' of the revered royal and told to pay a two million riel ($500) fine, judge Seng Neang at Phnom Penh municipal court said.
Wang expressed remorse for destroying the two photos on Monday after becoming annoyed that staff at the Top World garment factory had interrupted work to look at them, but she told the court she was unaware who was depicted in the images.
This article is older than 60 days, which we reserve for our premium members only.You can subscribe to our premium member subscription, here.