If anyone objects, speak now or grab your cleaver

If anyone objects, speak now or grab your cleaver

This must be why Westerners separate the bride and groom’s guests by affiliation. On Tuesday, at a wedding party in Kampong Cham’s Stung Treng district, a row began when the bride’s guests complained that the groom’s friends were blowing cigarette smoke on them.

It seemed over after the couple intervened, but it wasn’t. As the bride’s guests walked home, a group of 20 men attacked them with bamboo sticks and cleavers, leaving four badly injured. Police are now looking to arrest them. DEUM AMPIL

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