Opinion

Hun Sen at the UN: a strategic appearance

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen last week spoke at the United Nations General Assembly in New York. His presence at this year was highly strategic following the country’s recent general election, which saw his party, the Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) secure its mandate extended for another five years.

This is the first time Hun Sen has appeared at the General Assembly in more than a decade. The last time he spoke was in 2005. So why now, after all these years, does the Cambodian prime minister appear at the UN?

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