The China Post
Date: June 20, 2016
By: The China Post news staff
TAIPEI, Taiwan — Four R.O.C. nationals yesterday told Apple Daily that they had been arbitrarily detained by immigration authorities at a Cambodian airport.
In a statement, Taiwan’s Foreign Ministry confirmed that four R.O.C. citizens were being held in detention in Cambodia and said Taiwan representatives were handling their case.
The four Taiwanese men had been traveling and visiting casinos in Cambodia, Chinese-language tabloid Apple Daily reported yesterday,
One man, surnamed Hsu, told Apple Daily that they were stopped by immigration officers at the Phnom Penh International Airport on Saturday while attempting to return to Taiwan.
According to Hsu, Cambodian immigration authorities detained them without cause and demanded that they post bail of a combined US$60,000. [FULL STORY]