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Fishermen head home

Four Cambodian fishermen who spent years on a Thai fish­ing boat after being tricked into hard labour will return to Cambodia from Indonesia today, government officials said yesterday.

Ten Borany, deputy director of the Ministry of Interior’s anti-human traf­ficking department, said his officials will question the men today. Indonesia authorities rescued them as their boat entered Indonesian waters, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs statement said.

To contact the reporter on this story: Mom Kunthear at



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