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Tourists given suspended sentences for nude photos at Angkor

Visitors entering Angkor Wat.
Visitors entering Angkor Wat. Image by Dennis Jarvis / CC BY-SA 2.0

Three international tourists who were arrested at Cambodia’s Angkor Wat when caught taking photos of their bare behinds have been given suspended prison sentences by a Siem Reap court. The three visitors – one Dutch, one Italian and one Argentinian – were also fined and are to be deported from Cambodia. The three reportedly apologised to the Cambodian people for their actions. Five other tourists have been deported this year for similar behaviour at the ancient temple complex. Read more: phnompenhpost.com