In Cambodia’s prisons, pregnant women and young children are inmates

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In Cambodia’s prisons, pregnant women and young children are inmates

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The Cambodian Daily

Held in pretrial detention, guards took Chamroeun to a hospital when she went into labour. After giving birth she remained there overnight. With potential medical complications, she says, she should have stayed longer, but the guards returned her to prison the next day when she could not pay a bribe. Chamroeun and her one-day-old baby spent the following night on the concrete floor of a prison cell. ... -and-young

Sorry, can't hold back my tears, kids not deserve to be like this.
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