A member of Prime Minister Hun Sen’s Bodyguard Unit, who allegedly beat opposition party lawmakers in 2015, has been promoted to the rank of general.
Cambodia held its first commune council elections on February 3, 2002, beginning a process of decentralization.
Preap Kol, executive director of Transparency International Cambodia, said the move could help ensure less money was wasted from the budget this year.
The canceled Article 48(3) of the National Assembly’s regulations had stipulated that the leader of the opposition in parliament was on a symbolically equal footing to the prime minister.
A senior Cambodian opposition official, Prince Sisowath Thomico, told the forum that Cambodia would seek to maintain a neutral position in international relations with the United States and China.
The Angkor Sentinel exercises have been held in Cambodia for almost a decade, but this year the Ministry of Defense told the U.S. It was delaying the scheduled event due to preparations for the local elections that are coming up in June.
In the past, Trump’s accessibility created headaches for his aides, who couldn’t always control who he was speaking to or what he was saying.
As Donald Trump gets set to assume the US presidency, VOA collected voter impressions of him and his plans from five US locations.
Hang Puthea, NEC spokesman, said the body was satisfied with the turnout during the registration process.
In November, after Mr. Trump was elected, political experts warned that his presidency would negatively affect the U.S’s effort to improve human rights and democracy abroad.