PHNOM PENH (FN), September 20 – Cambodia immigration police deported today a group of 63 Chinese nationals, nine of whom were women, who were nabbed earlier in a raid on online extortion back to their home in China via flight Sky Team, a senior police officer said.

“The 63 Chinese were deported to China after they were arrested on the spot in Cheung Prum village, Veal Sbov district, Khan Chbar amnpov, Phnom Penh last August 30, 2016,”said Maj. Gen. Ouk Hay Seyla, head of investigation of the police immigration general department.

Gen. Seyla said the operation was carried out in cooperation with the airport police unit and the arrested were sent back home on the special Sky Team flight this afternoon of September 20, 2016.

Under direct supervision of Senior General Sok Phal, director general of the Immigration general Department, the operation of monitoring and tracking illegal foreigners living in Cambodia and particularly those involved in such criminal acts is carried out constantly.