Cambodia News: Hun Sen

Hun Sen Pledges to Keep Cambodia's Elections on Schedule - Radio Free Asia


The Cambodia Daily

Hun Sen Pledges to Keep Cambodia's Elections on Schedule
Radio Free Asia
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Friday said the country's commune elections that will decide a host of local offices across the nation will be conducted as scheduled. “The election in Cambodia will proceed regularly, and nothing will change the ...
Hun Sen's 'Dictatorship' Has Transcended CPP, Researcher SaysThe Cambodia Daily
Man jailed for Facebook threat to Cambodian PM Hun SenAaj Tv (press release) (blog)
Jail Term Handed to Cambodian Man For Facebook Threat to Hun SenMalaysia Sun (press release)
Washington Post -The Phnom Penh Post
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24 Feb 2017 | 2:10 pm

Cambodia MPs back law barring PM Hun Sen's long-time rival - BBC News


BBC News

Cambodia MPs back law barring PM Hun Sen's long-time rival
BBC News
Cambodia's parliament has approved legal changes that will effectively bar Prime Minister Hun Sen's main rival from participating in politics. Sam Rainsy now lives in exile due to what he says is a politically motivated defamation conviction. The ...
Hun Sen Hints at Military Action If He Loses Cambodia's ElectionRadio Free Asia
Hun Sen shepherds new 'death to democracy' lawBangkok Post
Hun Sen Cambodia PM empowers court to dissolve rival partiesPulse Nigeria
ABC Online -Asia Times
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20 Feb 2017 | 6:28 am

Apsara Authority's Facebook Pages Hacked, Turned Against Hun Sen - The Cambodia Daily


Apsara Authority's Facebook Pages Hacked, Turned Against Hun Sen
The Cambodia Daily
One post uploaded on the Apsara Authority Tourism Agents page on Sunday included a photograph of Thy Sovantha, a prominent CPP-aligned social media activist, and a baby alongside smaller photos of Mr. Hun Sen, his son Hun Manith, and his nephew ...

19 Feb 2017 | 5:38 pm

Could Sam Rainsy's resignation help end Hun Sen's reign in Cambodia? - South China Morning Post


South China Morning Post

Could Sam Rainsy's resignation help end Hun Sen's reign in Cambodia?
South China Morning Post
The resignation was widely viewed as an attempt to outmanoeuvre legal efforts by Prime Minister Hun Sen to ban politicians with convictions from standing for public office – Rainsy has convictions for defamation against Hun Sen and the ruling Cambodian ...
Cambodian Court Denies Delay Request in Hun Sen SuitRadio Free Asia
Critic of Cambodia PM Hun Sen detainedThe Straits Times
PM Hun Sen Sues Another Political Analyst, Threatening JailVOA Khmer (English)
NewsOK.com -The Cambodia Daily
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18 Feb 2017 | 10:31 pm

Hun Sen Slaps Analyst With $500K Lawsuit - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Hun Sen Slaps Analyst With $500K Lawsuit
The Cambodia Daily
Political commentator Kim Sok's worldly possessions—two iPhones, an iPad and $200 in savings—may soon become Prime Minister Hun Sen's property after the premier filed a $500,000 lawsuit against the commentator for allegedly claiming that the CPP ...
PM files lawsuit against analyst, National, Phnom Penh PostThe Phnom Penh Post
Analyst's friends arrested | Khmer Times | News Portal Cambodia |Khmer Times

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13 Feb 2017 | 5:41 pm

Hun Sen rival Sam Rainsy resigns for 'sake of party' - Aljazeera.com


Aljazeera.com

Hun Sen rival Sam Rainsy resigns for 'sake of party'
Aljazeera.com
Hun Sen, Cambodia's prime minister, also lodged a one-million-dollar defamation lawsuit against Rainsy last month and threatened to seize the CNRP's headquarters if he wins the case. Rainsy's resignation came shortly after Hun Sen proposed amending ...
Beijing plays, Hun Sen dancesBangkok Post
The Price of Hun Sen's Opposition Crackdown in CambodiaWorld Politics Review
Cambodians lose the man who defied Hun SenHong Kong Standard (press release)
New York Times -The Sydney Morning Herald -WRAL.com
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11 Feb 2017 | 1:19 pm

Hun Sen Bans Taiwan Flag from Cambodia - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Hun Sen Bans Taiwan Flag from Cambodia
The Cambodia Daily
Prime Minister Hun Sen declared over the weekend that the flag of Taiwan was banned from being raised in Cambodia, during the same speech in which he said the country's door was open to Taiwanese investment. Speaking at a friendly dinner at the ...
Hun Sen bans Taiwanese, Tibetan flags in CambodiaBangkok Post
Hun Sen promotes links with Myanmar sitesKhmer Times
Cambodian prime minister announces ban on 'Taiwanese flag' to ...Taiwan News
Radio Free Asia -The Phnom Penh Post -New York Times
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5 Feb 2017 | 5:40 pm

Hun Sen: Go easy on Myanmar | Bangkok Post: news - Bangkok Post


Bangkok Post

Hun Sen: Go easy on Myanmar | Bangkok Post: news
Bangkok Post
Cambodian leader invokes Asean non-interference doctrine, says Rohingya problem is internal affair for Myanmar to solve.

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4 Feb 2017 | 3:19 am

Cambodia's Hun Sen Rejects K5 Project Accusations - Radio Free Asia


The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia's Hun Sen Rejects K5 Project Accusations
Radio Free Asia
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen lashed out at his political rivals on Thursday as he defended a failed plan to secure the country's border after the 1979 fall of the Khmer Rouge. Known as K5, the plan has been described as an attempt to build a kind ...
Hun Sen mulls rules to dissolve parties for individual's wrongdoingThe Phnom Penh Post
Recalling Davos Swagger, Hun Sen Pontificates on TrumpThe Cambodia Daily
Hun Sen Threatens to Expropriate Opposition Leader's AssetsVOA Khmer (English)
Reuters UK -Khmer Times -Philippine Canadian Inquirer
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2 Feb 2017 | 3:15 pm

Cambodian Crackdown on 'Culprits' Targets Hun Sen's Opponents - Radio Free Asia


Southeast Asia Globe

Cambodian Crackdown on 'Culprits' Targets Hun Sen's Opponents
Radio Free Asia
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen is stepping up the pressure on his chief political rival as he pushes the National Assembly to approve legislation preventing so-called “culprits” from heading a political party. “It is necessary that we amend the Law ...
Cambodia's opposition on the run as Hun Sen threatens property seizureSoutheast Asia Globe
Cambodian leader Hun Sen threatens to sell opposition HQDaily Mail
Rainsy's Position, Party Headquarters on Chopping Block: Hun SenThe Cambodia Daily
The Phnom Penh Post -Khmer Times -The Indian Express
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31 Jan 2017 | 2:49 pm