Ratree released from prison
- Published: 1 Feb 2013 at 16.32
- Online news:
PHNOM PENH - Thai Patriots Network activist Ratree Pipattanapaiboon was released from jail on Friday after spending two years and one month in Cambodia's Prey Sar prison. She had been granted a royal pardon.
Cambodia Prime Minister Hun Sen granted the pardon to Ratree and reduced the prison term for jailed network leader Veera Somkwamkid by six months on the occasion of the royal funeral of former king Narodom Sihanouk, which began on Friday.
Ratree was expected to arrive back in Bangkok on Friday night.
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