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Military policeman held in Cambodia journalist murder

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A Cambodian military police officer has been arrested in connection with the brutal killing of a journalist who exposed illegal logging activities, police said. 

This picture, taken on September 11, shows Cambodian police officials pulling the body of dead local journalist Hang Serei Oudom (C) from a car trunk in Ratanakiri province, some 600 km northeast of Phnom Penh. A military police officer has been arrested in connection with the killing of Oudom who exposed illegal logging activities, according to police.

Hang Serei Oudom, a reporter at local-language Vorakchun Khmer Daily, was found in the boot of his car in northern Ratanakiri province on Tuesday.

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