Banteay Meanchey : On June 7, 2020, border guard forces detained 8 people and seized 2 vehicles after Thai nationals were found taking four Chinese from Thailand into Cambodia illegally across the border. Two Cambodians who were were waiting to transport the group away were also arrested.
On the morning of June 7, 2020, two Thai nationals brought four Chinese people from Thailand to Cambodia by car. The vehicle passed through the the border into Svay Chek district, Banteay Meanchey province. Upon entering Cambodian territory there were two Cambodians waiting to drive the Chinese men further into Cambodia.
Six foreigners (two Thais, four Chinese) and two Cambodians were detained and handed over to Banteay Meanchey Provincial Gendarmerie, where they were interrogated. AREY