Image for China and the Mekong region: Beyond the territorial trap

“In Cambodia, Chinese firms have turned mining and agricultural concessions in Mondulkiri province in the eastern part of the country into no-go zones for Cambodian police. Guards at the gates to two of them – a gold mine and a hemp plantation – shoo travelers away unless they are able to pay a toll. ‘It’s like a country within a country,’ quipped Cambodia’s Minister of Interior, Sar Kheng…”
The article, HERE