Cambodia News: Hun+Sen

Hun Sen Urges Cambodians to Oppose 'Foreign Interference' - VOA Khmer


VOA Khmer

Hun Sen Urges Cambodians to Oppose 'Foreign Interference'
VOA Khmer
Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen speaks to garment workers during a visit to a factory outside Phnom Penh, Cambodia, Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017. Hun Sen ...

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18 Sep 2017 | 12:34 pm

Hun Sen tightens grip on power as Cambodia pivots to China - Financial Times


Financial Times

Hun Sen tightens grip on power as Cambodia pivots to China
Financial Times
The arrest was part of a crackdown on opposition politicians and independent media by Hun Sen, the Cambodian prime minister who has ruled the country for more than 30 years, and this month vowed to stay in power for another decade. Authorities recently ...
Hun Sen amps up attacks on USThe Phnom Penh Post
Cambodia's Hun Sen a master of manipulative, ruthless ruleAsia Times

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17 Sep 2017 | 10:00 pm

Fresh arrest over Facebook criticism of Hun Sen - The Phnom Penh Post


The Phnom Penh Post

Fresh arrest over Facebook criticism of Hun Sen
The Phnom Penh Post
A 20-year-old woman was charged in Banteay Meanchey Provincial Court yesterday with incitement and public insult for posts made on Facebook about Prime Minister Hun Sen and the Queen Mother. The woman, Moeung Lihor, a fruit vendor working in ...

17 Sep 2017 | 6:59 pm

Hun Sen counts on China as he cracks down in Cambodia – has he miscalculated? - South China Morning Post


South China Morning Post

Hun Sen counts on China as he cracks down in Cambodia – has he miscalculated?
South China Morning Post
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has upped the stakes in the country's pivot to China, accusing the United States of conspiring to overthrow him as he escalates a crackdown on dissent with a view to extending his three decades in power. Critics say ...
Hun Sen Asks US Peace Corps to Pull Out of CambodiaRadio Free Asia
Hun Sen to US: Withdraw Peace Corps volunteersBangkok Post
Breaking: Hun Sen suggests US embassy to pull out Peace Corps volunteersThe Phnom Penh Post
Forbes -Khmer Times -VOA Khmer
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17 Sep 2017 | 2:32 am

Cambodian slide: on the Hun Sen regime - The Hindu


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Cambodian slide: on the Hun Sen regime
The Hindu
The crackdown in Cambodia is taking the form of criminalisation of the opposition and the media by Prime Minister Hun Sen ahead of the 2018 national elections. This slide into political regression is particularly troubling, as the country is still ...
Hun Sen on verge of ruining his legacyThe Phnom Penh Post
Hun Sen Says Opposition May Be Dissolved if Leader Does Not Step DownVOA Khmer
Hun Sen on verge of ruining his legacy: The NationThe Straits Times
The Guardian -New York Times -The Diplomat
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13 Sep 2017 | 1:33 pm

Hun Sen flirts with dictatorship - The Japan Times


South China Morning Post

Hun Sen flirts with dictatorship
The Japan Times
Hun Sen, prime minister of Cambodia, is a survivor. He has exploited opportunities provided by the international community to fend off all challengers for over three decades and cement his grip on power. While he has come close to dispensing completely ...
Cambodia opposition party defies Hun Sen's threat, will contest 2018 electionsSouth China Morning Post
Cambodia's Hun Sen crosses red line on road to 'outright dictatorship'The Sydney Morning Herald
Cambodia's Hun Sen threatens ban on opposition partyChannel NewsAsia
The Straits Times -ABC News -Radio Free Asia
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12 Sep 2017 | 4:39 am

Hun Sen's Cambodia slides into despotism - Financial Times


Financial Times

Hun Sen's Cambodia slides into despotism
Financial Times
With the arrest of Kem Sokha, Hun Sen has stepped up repression, exposing his insecurity ahead of a general election scheduled for July next year. He openly frets about the potential for a central Asian-style “colour revolution” and worries that an ...
Cambodia's Hun Sen Vows to Lead For One More DecadeRadio Free Asia
Hun Sen vows to stay in power another decade for the sake of ...The Phnom Penh Post
Cambodia's Hun Sen greets Prayut with a hugThe Nation
Washington Post -The New York Review of Books -La Croix International
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7 Sep 2017 | 10:52 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen vows to spend another decade in office - Financial Times


Financial Times

Cambodia's Hun Sen vows to spend another decade in office
Financial Times
Hun Sen, the Cambodian prime minister, on Wednesday vowed to spend another decade in office, a day after his main opponent was charged with treason amid what government critics describe as an escalating crackdown on dissent. The Cambodian leader ...
Hun Sen promises 10 more years in powerKhmer Times
Cambodian PM Hun Sen: I'll rule 10 more years; don't be jealousThe Indian Express
Exclusive: Cambodia says opposition party could be barred from electionReuters UK
Wall Street Journal (subscription) -The Guardian -The Australian -The Cambodia Daily
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6 Sep 2017 | 8:47 am