Currently alive, at 65 years of age.
1951 – Hun Sen, born on the 4th of April in Kompang, Cambodia. He is the Prime Minister of Cambodia.
1979 – When the Khmer Rouge regime was overthrown, Hun Sen was appointed foreign minister of the Vietnamese-installed People’s Republic of Kampuchea.
1979 – 1993 – The accusation is also based on the fact that he was involved in the former PRK as a prominent figure in the People’s Revolutionary Party of Kampuchea (now known as the Cambodian People’s Party,) which governed Cambodia as a one-party state under Vietnamese military occupation.
1985 – He became Prime Minister.
1993 – 1998 – He was co-prime-minister with Prince Norodom Ranariddh. He has been reputed to use intimidation tactics in politics to remain in power.
1993 – He is a key leader of the Cambodian People’s Party, which, has governed Cambodia in a coalition with the Funcinpec party since the restoration of multi-party democracy.