Cambodia’s outgoing leader Hun Sen has marked his 71st birthday with official confirmation of his party’s landslide victory in last month’s election.
- Cambodia electoral body confirms Prime Minister Hun Sen’s party as the winner after final vote tally
- Cambodia’s ruling party dominates lower house with 120 seats
Electoral officials said on Saturday that his ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) had swept 120 of 125 seats.
Critics called July’s poll a sham after the main opposition, the Candlelight Party, was banned on a technicality.