Cambodia News: HunSen

Prime Minister set to visit Japan - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Prime Minister set to visit Japan
Khmer Times
“Prime Minister Hun Sen's upcoming visit to Japan will include economic discussions about trade sectors – as part of the strategic partnership of both countries – and there will also be discussions on human resources and traffic improvement in Phnom ...

26 Jul 2017 | 5:11 pm

Critic of Cambodian leader defiant in defamation trial - Minneapolis Star Tribune


Minneapolis Star Tribune

Critic of Cambodian leader defiant in defamation trial
Minneapolis Star Tribune
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia — A political analyst in Cambodia who faces up to two years in prison and a penalty of half a million dollars in a defamation case brought by Prime Minister Hun Sen took a defiant stance in court Wednesday, demanding that the ...
Jailed Cambodian Political Analyst Demands PM Confront Him at Defamation TrialRadio Free Asia
Kim Sok boycotts defamation trialKhmer Times
Political Pundit Kim Sok Defiant Through TrialThe Cambodia Daily

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26 Jul 2017 | 6:25 am

Hun Sen Donates to Fund of Slain Gov't Critic Amid Calls for Renewed Probe Into Death - VOA Khmer (English)


VOA Khmer (English)

Hun Sen Donates to Fund of Slain Gov't Critic Amid Calls for Renewed Probe Into Death
VOA Khmer (English)
In this Nov. 20, 2016 photo, a girl stands by a portrait of Kem Ley, a Cambodian prominent political analyst, at his grave in Ang Takok, Cambodia. Kem Ley, a poor rice farmer's son turned champion of Cambodia's have-nots, was sipping his usual iced ...

25 Jul 2017 | 11:04 am

Cambodia Charges Second Facebooker in One Week For Alleged Hun Sen Threats - Radio Free Asia


Cambodia Charges Second Facebooker in One Week For Alleged Hun Sen Threats
Radio Free Asia
A court in Cambodia has charged the second person in one week for allegedly threatening the life of Prime Minister Hun Sen on the head of state's Facebook page, drawing concern from a rights group that suggested the post may have been faked to frighten ...

21 Jul 2017 | 3:33 pm

Prodigy, 7, on fast track with Hun Sen's help - Khmer Times


Khmer Times

Prodigy, 7, on fast track with Hun Sen's help
Khmer Times
Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday met with a seven-year-old maths prodigy and promised his family to support his future studies while also giving the boy a laptop, iPad and money. According to a post on the Mr Hun Sen's Facebook page, he met with Heu ...

19 Jul 2017 | 2:19 pm

Cambodia opposition fights back against Hun Sen's crackdown - Financial Times


Financial Times

Cambodia opposition fights back against Hun Sen's crackdown
Financial Times
Mu Sochua once fought to have British paedophile pop star Gary Glitter deported from Cambodia. Now she's battling to stop the opposition movement from being criminalised as Hun Sen, the prime minister of more than three decades, seeks to tighten his ...
'Am I the real Hun Sen?' Cambodian PM Hun Sen hits back at online rumours of ill healthThe Straits Times
'Is Hun Sen under medical emergency?': PM rebuts health rumours in self-referential speechThe Phnom Penh Post

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18 Jul 2017 | 3:16 am

Hun Sen Hits Back at Rumors of Illness With Selfies, City Drives - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Hun Sen Hits Back at Rumors of Illness With Selfies, City Drives
The Cambodia Daily
Prime Minister Hun Sen continued to fight off Facebook rumors that he was unwell and seeking treatment abroad over the weekend, making his case using video selfies and photographs of a casual Sunday drive. The social media tit-for-tat came as a ...
Hun Sen calls floated plan to offer former premiers amnesty a 'trick'The Phnom Penh Post
Hun Sen labels immunity plan 'insult' to CPPKhmer Times
Facebook video post linked activist murder to Hun SenThe Independent
Bangkok Post
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16 Jul 2017 | 5:36 pm

Woman Arrested for Linking Hun Sen to Kem Ley Murder - The Cambodia Daily


The Cambodia Daily

Woman Arrested for Linking Hun Sen to Kem Ley Murder
The Cambodia Daily
Anti-terrorism police arrested a woman on Wednesday for allegedly linking Prime Minister Hun Sen and his family to the murder of political analyst Kem Ley in a live video on Facebook during Sunday's commemorations for the government critic. National ...
Young Cambodian Arrested For Derogatory Comments About Hun Sen on Social MediaRadio Free Asia
Woman arrested for Kem Ley remarks, National, Phnom Penh PostThe Phnom Penh Post

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12 Jul 2017 | 3:49 pm

Cambodia PM Hun Sen's absence prompts questions - The Sydney Morning Herald


The Sydney Morning Herald

Cambodia PM Hun Sen's absence prompts questions
The Sydney Morning Herald
Bangkok: Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has cancelled his attendance at official events and remained out of the country for days, prompting speculation he is receiving medical treatment in Singapore. But the strongman who has ruled for more than ...
Prime Minister Hits Back at Health, Internal Strife ClaimsThe Cambodia Daily

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11 Jul 2017 | 4:17 pm

Cambodia's Hun Sen orders probe into rights group - Reuters


Reuters

Cambodia's Hun Sen orders probe into rights group
Reuters
Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen, who is also president of the ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP), and President of the National Assembly Heng Samrin (L) release doves during a ceremony to mark the 66th anniversary of the establishment of the ...
Hun Sen through his own eyesAsia Times
Cambodian People's Party marks founding anniversaryhttp://en.vietnamplus.vn/ (press release)

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28 Jun 2017 | 2:48 am