Yingluck Shinawatra was deposed as prime minister of Thailand in a military coup in 2014. She fled the country in 2017 ahead of her sentencing to five years in prison for mishandling rice subsidies. Photo: EPA

Cambodia denies it issued a passport to former Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra, despite evidence in Hong Kong corporate filings

  • Interior ministry says Cambodia ‘never’ issues passports to foreigners, though it did to over 1,500 between 2014 and 2017
  • The former prime minister, who fled Thailand in 2017, used a Cambodian passport to register as the director of a Hong Kong company
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Yingluck Shinawatra was deposed as prime minister of Thailand in a military coup in 2014. She fled the country in 2017 ahead of her sentencing to five years in prison for mishandling rice subsidies. Photo: EPA
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