Australian Filmmaker James Ricketson Sentenced to Six Years for Flying “Spy Drone” in Cambodia

Ricketson, 69, repeatedly insisted he had no political agenda and his work making documentary films was journalistic in nature.

Australian Filmmaker James Ricketson Sentenced to Six Years for Flying “Spy Drone” in Cambodia

  PHNOM PENH – An Australian filmmaker arrested after flying a drone to photograph a Cambodian opposition party rally last year was convicted of spying and sentenced to six years in prison Friday. James Ricketson had faced up to 10 years in prison. Almost two dozen jailed critics or opponents of Prime Minister Hun Sen’s […]