Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Hun Sen News

News on Hun Sen continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

9 hrs ago | The Economist

Cambodian politics: Time to deal

MORE than eight months have passed since a general election paralysed Cambodian politics.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia, Life, Holidays, New Year's Day/Eve, Aung San Suu Kyi

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Bangkok Post

13 convicted of plot against Hun Sen

A Cambodian court convicted 13 people on Friday of plotting to overthrow the government, a case seen by rights groups as a politically motivated bid to discredit opposition to long-serving Prime Minister Hun Sen. A man, centre, convicted of plotting to overthrow the Cambodian government shouts after being sentenced at the Phnom Penh Municipal Court ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia,

Channelnewsasia.com

Cambodia convicts 13 over 'concocted' treason plot

A Cambodian court sentenced 13 people to up to nine years in prison Friday on treason charges denounced by rights campaigners as a "concocted" smear campaign against the opposition.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia,

Thu Apr 10, 2014

TurkishPress.com

Cambodia's political impasse set to continue

Over eight months of political deadlock look set to continue, after Cambodia's opposition leader Sam Rainsy announced Thursday that his party and the government had failed to reach a deal regarding last year's disputed national elections.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia,

ABC News

Cambodian PM Expects Friday Pact With Opposition

Cambodia's prime minister says he expects a political stalemate that has seen the opposition boycott Parliament to end by this weekend with a deal between the two sides.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Humans Rights Watch

Cambodia: Drop 'Treacherous Plotting' Case

The Cambodian authorities have no credible evidence and should drop the case against 13 people facing politically motivated charges of planning to overthrow the government, Human Rights Watch said today.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia, Charitable Organizations, Human Rights Watch,

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Cambodian PM threatens opposition leader with legal action

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday threatened opposition leader Sam Rainsy with legal action over a letter to the nation's king that appeared to rebuke the monarch for endorsing parliament.

4 comments

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia, Norodom Sihamoni

The Miami Herald

Cambodia PM: Agreement with opposition may be near

J.P. Aviation Operations Manager J.T. Robinson, left, and Tony Robinson at their facility Feb. 6. Fontainebleau Aviation, which built its first aircraft hangar at the Opa-locka airport in 2009, sub-leases the land from J.P. Aviation, which does business primarily as a buyer and seller of aircraft.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia

ABC News

Cambodia PM: Agreement With Opposition May Be Near

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen says secret talks with the country's political opposition have resolved most of their differences, and the two sides may soon reach an agreement for opposition parties to take up their seats in parliament.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia

Tue Apr 01, 2014

The Nation

Half a million Cambodians said affected by land grabs

More than half a million Cambodians have been affected by land disputes with the government since 2000, with over 2,000 families affected by often violent land conflicts in the first few months of this year, local rights group Licadho said Tuesday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Asian Correspondent

Burma: ASEAN activist meet-up raises worrying parallels with Cambodia

Burma's President Thein Sein, left, and Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen appear to have much in common when it comes to political thinking.

Comment?

Related Topix: Burma, Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia, Activism, Thein Sein

The Lebanon Daily News

Cambodia police beat protesters for TV license bid

Police in Cambodia on Monday beat anti-government demonstrators who tried to defy a ban on public demonstrations to demand a license for what would be the Southeast Asian nation's first opposition television channel.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia

The Baltimore Sun

Cambodian police thwart opposition rally over TV license

Cambodian police used batons to break up a protest on Monday by opposition party supporters demanding a license be granted for a new television channel, clashes that rights groups said left two people wounded.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia,

Sun Mar 30, 2014

ABC News

Cambodia Police Beat Protesters for TV License Bid

Police in Cambodia beat anti-government demonstrators who tried to defy a ban on public demonstrations to demand a license for an opposition television channel.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Cambodian PM To Attend 2nd Summit Of Mekong River Commission

PHNOM PENH, March 28 -- Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen will attend the 2nd Summit of the Mekong River Commission from April 4 to 5 in Vietnam's Ho Chi Minh City.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia, Vietnam,

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Voice of America

Cambodian Leader Warns Opposition Against Mass Rally

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has warned the opposition it could face legal repercussions if a planned rally Sunday leads to violence.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia

KHOU-TV Houston

Cambodian leader promises again to stop smoking

Cambodia's strongman Prime Minister Hun Sen has vanquished virtually every foe in almost three decades in power but admits he can't do the same against his smoking habit.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia, Smoking, Medicine, Health

Wed Mar 26, 2014

People's Daily Online

Cambodian PM meets vice chairman of China Datang Corporation

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen meets with Wang Yeping, vice chairman of China Datang Corporation, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, March 26, 2014.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia,

Sun Mar 23, 2014

American Thinker

A Cambodian Spring Tsunami

Most of the major media recently missed a chance to give democracy a boost, choosing instead to ignore events in Cambodia of major significance.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia,

Thu Mar 20, 2014

Jurist

Human rights lawyer urges ICC to investigate Cambodia officials

Sklar accused [AP report] the Cambodian authorities of a systematic pattern of crimes to silence dissenting opinions and protect former Khmer Rouge [BBC backgrounder, news archive ] leaders from prosecutions.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Cambodia

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••