EFE | Phnom Penh

Thousands of Cambodian children are traumatized by separation from mothers unnecessarily remanded in custody awaiting trial, said human rights activists Tuesday.

The mothers and their families, they said, then often fall prey to corrupt officials.

A photo made available on 04 September 2013 shows young Cambodian children walking along the Mekong riverbank in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. EFE/File
A photo made available on 04 September 2013 shows young Cambodian children walking along the Mekong riverbank in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. EFE/File
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