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There are few books written about Hun Sen and contemporary Cambodia. It is for this reason that Sebastian Strangio’s Hun Sen Cambodia is a valuable and timely contribution. 679 more words
Video Of Assault on Cambodian Actress Causes National Outrage -- Now Cambodia's PM Hun Sen Enters Furore
The Associated Press
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — Cambodia’s prime minister added his voice Thursday to growing outrage over a drunken tycoon who was captured on video viciously attacking a female TV star, calling the man’s actions intolerable and warning that his riches will not help him escape justice. 1,227 more words
All MPs from Prime Minister Hun Sen’s Cambodian Peoples’ Party backed the law, but the opposition boycotted the parliamentary session.
PHNOM PENH – Cambodia passed on Monday a contentious law to regulate non-governmental organisations (NGOs) which government critics fear will be used to muzzle opposition. 875 more words
Phnom Penh, 26 June 2015
Dear Mr William Heidt:
Congratulations on your nomination to be the new US ambassador to Cambodia.
I was interested to read in press accounts of your interview by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee that you said your “priority” as ambassador would be to “strengthen Cambodia’s democratic institutions” and specifically to push for “free and fair” elections for commune councils in 2017 and the National Assembly in 2018. 1,154 more words
Chea Sim was only president of the ruling party in Cambodia, yet he was remembered last week in a ceremony befitting a head of state following his death at 82. 630 more words