Gulf Times - Hun-Sen
Indonesia barred Cambodia's Rainsy from flight to Jakarta

Indonesia barred Cambodia's Rainsy from flight to Jakarta

Malaysia Airlines said on Wednesday it had barred veteran Cambodian opposition figure Sam Rainsy from a flight from Kuala Lumpur to the Indonesian capital Jakarta

Cambodia deploys troops as opposition leader vows dramatic return

Cambodia deploys troops as opposition leader vows dramatic return

Cambodia has deployed troops and held live firing drills in preparation for the possible return of an opposition leader who is an arch-rival of the country's strongman premier.

Cambodian PM says no China naval base being built

Cambodian PM says no China naval base being built

Cambodia will not allow foreign military bases on its soil, strongman premier Hun Sen said Monday, swatting away US concerns about a possible Chinese naval site near hotly contested seas.

Cambodia ruling party claims 'huge victory' in election

Cambodia ruling party claims 'huge victory' in election

Hun Sen, who came to power in 1985 in a country still plagued by civil war, has cracked down on dissent in the run-up to this year's poll.

Cambodian strongman's son assumes powerful military roles

Cambodian strongman's son assumes powerful military roles

The son of Cambodia's long-serving Prime Minister was promoted to two senior military posts on Saturday as his father looks to widen his family's influence.

Cambodia PM accuses United States of lying over aid cut

Cambodia PM accuses United States of lying over aid cut

Cambodia's prime minister on Saturday accused the US government of being dishonest in its announced suspension of aid to the Southeast Asian nation, saying Cambodia had already stopped receiving aid from Washington in 2016.

Cambodia marks 39 years since fall of 'killing fields' regime

Cambodia marks 39 years since fall of 'killing fields' regime

Thousands of Cambodian survivors of the Khmer Rouge on Sunday marked 39 years since the fall of the brutal regime that killed an estimated 1.7 million people.

Defiant Hun Sen tells US to cut all aid to Cambodia

Defiant Hun Sen tells US to cut all aid to Cambodia

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen challenged the United States on Sunday to cut all aid after it announced it was ending funding for a general election next year in response to the dissolution of the main opposition party, media reported.

Cambodian government files lawsuit to dissolve main opposition party

Cambodian government files lawsuit to dissolve main opposition party

Cambodian government lawyers filed a lawsuit on Friday to demand the dissolution of the main opposition party, in a move that would help Prime Minister Hun Sen extend his 32-year rule when the poor Southeast Asian nation votes in an election next year.

Cambodian opposition leader held over alleged plot with US

Cambodian opposition leader held over alleged plot with US

Cambodian opposition leader Kem Sokha was arrested in a police raid on his home early on Sunday and veteran Prime Minister Hun Sen accused him of treason with the backing of the United States.

Thousands in funeral march for slain Cambodia activist

Thousands in funeral march for slain Cambodia activist

Tens of thousands of Cambodians poured onto the streets of Phnom Penh Sunday for the funeral procession of a prominent political analyst murdered in a brazen daylight shooting that shocked the Southeast Asian nation.

Unemployed man charged with murdering Cambodian activist

Unemployed man charged with murdering Cambodian activist

A Cambodian court on Wednesday charged an unemployed man with murdering prominent government critic and activist Kem Ley, who was gunned down in broad daylight at a shop in the capital Phnom Penh.