Cambodia: The autistic teenager jailed over a Telegram post

, Cambodia: The autistic teenager jailed over a Telegram post, The Evepost BBC News
, Cambodia: The autistic teenager jailed over a Telegram post, The Evepost BBC News

He was arrested after getting into an argument on a message group on the Telegram app. The contents of the conversation are not fully clear, but Ms Chantha says her son reacted angrily when a pro-ruling party member of the group called her husband a traitor. The man, a Cambodian living in Canada, then forwarded the messages to authorities, according to the teenager’s lawyer.