Cambodia News: Hun Sen

Cambodia opposition says to win majority in local, national vote - The Straits Times


The Straits Times

Cambodia opposition says to win majority in local, national vote
The Straits Times
Cambodia's opposition leader Kem Sokha at a local election campaign in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on May 20. He believes that the opposition is now stronger and more united to win against the ruling party of Prime Minister Hun Sen.PHOTO: REUTERS.
No Investigation Into Prime Minister's Comments: NECThe Cambodia Daily

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28 May 2017 | 5:00 am

Hun Sen Goes on Tirade Against Opponents - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Hun Sen Goes on Tirade Against Opponents
The Cambodia Daily
Prime Minister Hun Sen warned yesterday that the ruling CPP must win the upcoming commune and national elections to avoid the country being plunged into civil war, and said he was willing to “eliminate 100 or 200 people” to prevent his overthrow.
PM Hun Sen Repeats Threat of War if His Party Loses ElectionsRadio Free Asia
In Rare Move, Hun Sen to Hit the Campaign TrailVOA Khmer (English)
PM warns CNRP not to test 'patience'The Phnom Penh Post
Khmer Times
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25 May 2017 | 6:42 pm

Cambodia PM repeats warning of war if opposition wins vote - Reuters


Reuters

Cambodia PM repeats warning of war if opposition wins vote
Reuters
In a three-hour speech to Cambodia's Christian community in Phnom Penh, Hun Sen, who has vowed to stay on after more than three decades in power, said an opposition win would lead to bloodshed if his family members were targeted by critics.
Hun Sen reveals campaign plansThe Phnom Penh Post
Cambodians Unconcerned By Threats of Violence Ahead of ElectionVOA Khmer (English)
With ban lifted, Cambodian maids to arrive in Malaysia next monthSoutheast Asia Globe

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25 May 2017 | 4:13 am

Hun Sen limits his role in election campaign - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Hun Sen limits his role in election campaign
Khmer Times
Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday explained why he will limit his role in commune election campaigning after coming under pressure from his party to help out in Siem Reap. Mr Hun Sen thanked those who wanted to see him campaign in the province but ...

24 May 2017 | 12:16 pm

Breaking Tradition, Hun Sen Announces CPP Parade Plans - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Breaking Tradition, Hun Sen Announces CPP Parade Plans
The Cambodia Daily
Prime Minister Hun Sen announced yesterday he would participate in the CPP's closing election parade on June 2, breaking from his longstanding tradition of avoiding direct election campaigning. “I was very happy when I saw the parade during the ...
Cambodia's premier enters campaign fray as opposition predicts victorySoutheast Asia Globe

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23 May 2017 | 10:53 pm

Commune Elections a Big Test for Hun Sen - Voice of America


Voice of America

Commune Elections a Big Test for Hun Sen
Voice of America
For Prime Minister Hun Sen and his Cambodian People's Party (CPP) believe the communal poll on June 4 will provide an important litmus test of their popularity, which has been under stiff pressure from a burgeoning youth vote and changing attitudes.
Commune elections 2017: Is the CNRP missing Rainsy?The Phnom Penh Post
Cambodia's Capital Calm Amid Election Campaign RestrictionsRadio Free Asia
CNRP's Use Of Rainsy Ad Draws BanThe Cambodia Daily

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23 May 2017 | 12:36 am

Hun Sen Meets Mongolian PM - The Cambodia Daily


Hun Sen Meets Mongolian PM
The Cambodia Daily
Prime Minister Hun Sen met with Mongolian premier Erdenebat Jargaltulga over the weekend while attending a summit on China's “One Belt, One Road” initiative in Beijing to discuss improving bilateral trade, according to a post on Mr. Hun Sen's Facebook ...

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14 May 2017 | 3:20 pm

Hun Sen Slams Cambodia's 'Foreign Servants' at World Economic Forum - The Diplomat


The Diplomat

Hun Sen Slams Cambodia's 'Foreign Servants' at World Economic Forum
The Diplomat
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen brushed aside international etiquette this week and used his country's first World Economic Forum (WEF) as a platform to justify his crackdown on political dissent and to threaten journalists who fail to toe the ...

12 May 2017 | 10:49 am

Hun Sen threatens to wage 'war' on violent protesters - Aljazeera.com


Aljazeera.com

Hun Sen threatens to wage 'war' on violent protesters
Aljazeera.com
The strong language has raised fears that unrest could grip the Southeast Asian country if next month's local-election results are contested by the opposition. Hun Sen's warning on Wednesday referred to protests in 2013 when supporters of the ...
Cambodian PM Hun Sen warns poll protesters with 'war'Economic Times
Cambodia's Hun Sen Alludes to Peacekeeper Killings as Warning of Civil WarRadio Free Asia
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen threatens poll protesters with 'war'Firstpost
Khmer Times -Asian Correspondent -Deutsche Welle
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10 May 2017 | 7:51 am

Hun Sen takes to world stage as Cambodia hosts WEF - Financial Times


Financial Times

Hun Sen takes to world stage as Cambodia hosts WEF
Financial Times
Hun Sen, Cambodia's prime minister and Asia's longest ruling leader, will welcome the World Economic Forum to town just weeks before a vote that will test his 32-year rule. Phnom Penh's three-day WEF event kicks off on Wednesday and comes after the ...
Hun Sen Scolds Media During Forum SessionThe Cambodia Daily
Cambodia: Hun Sen uses forum session to lash out at mediaAsian Correspondent
The Region Today: Hun Sen's WEF outburst, Thai Facebook clampdown and Uber arrives in YangonSoutheast Asia Globe
Reuters UK -The Phnom Penh Post -Khmer Times
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9 May 2017 | 3:27 am