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Boat sinks in siem reap

Bakong district police report that a wooden boat carrying 14 people

sunk on Friday on Tonle Sap Lake in Siem Reap province. All tourists on

board, including eight foreigners, were rescued after the boat went

down at 5.45pm in Kampong Phlouk commune, Bakong district, due to big

waves and strong winds, said Min Chantha, district police chief. The 14

people on the boat included five Cambodians, four Britons, three

Australians, and one New Zealander. No injuries were reported.



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