Hun Sen

Born: Apr 04, 1950 AD
Currently alive, at 65 years of age.

Nationality: Cambodian
Categories: Head of State, Political Leader, Politician

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.


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