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Ratree returns home as Cambodia bids Sihanouk farewell

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PHNOM PENH - After spending two years and one month in jail, Thai activist Ratree Pipattanapaiboon was released on Friday as Cambodia prepared to say farewell to its former king. 

A mourner cries as she carries a portrait of the late former King Sihanouk in a funeral procession in Phnom Penh on Friday. (AP Photo)

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen granted the pardon to the Thai Patriots Network member on the occasion of the royal funeral of former king Norodom Sihanouk, which began on Friday.

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