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Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press.
US suspends visas for Cambodian foreign ministry officials<
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) - The U.S. Embassy in Cambodia has stopped issuing visas to senior Cambodian foreign ministry officials and their families, an action initiated by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. It said the suspension was implemented under U.S. immigration law in response to Cambodia's refusal to accept back its nationals whom the U.S. wants to repatriate.
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