PM marks 44th anniversary of ‘resistance journey’

Publication date 20 June 2021 | 21:41 | ICT

June 20, 2021 marked the 44th anniversary of Prime Minister Hun Sen’s “resistance journey” to liberate the nation from the Khmer Rouge on June 20, 1977.



  • Regional defence ministers’ virtual meetings wrap up

    Thu, 17 Jun 2021 | 08:07

    Through the 15th ASEAN Defence Ministers Meeting (ADMM) and the 8th ASEAN Plus Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM-Plus) from June 15-16, an agreement was reached to adopt a number of conceptual documents related to strengthening cooperation.

  • CPP nominates Prach Chan as chairman of electoral commission

    Wed, 16 Jun 2021 | 09:04

    The ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) nominated Prach Chan, head of the National Assembly’s (NA) First Commission, as the new chairman of the National Election Committee (NEC).

  • Cambodia, Laos mark 65th anniversary of mutual bonds

    Tue, 15 Jun 2021 | 08:30

    Prime Minister Hun Sen sent a congratulatory letter to Lao Prime Minister Phankham Viphavanh on the occasion of the 65th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.

  • CHRC, Oz discuss draft rights law

    Mon, 14 Jun 2021 | 08:12

    Officials from the Cambodian Human Rights Committee (CHRC) and the Australian embassy held discussions about work relating to human rights in Cambodia and progress on a draft law on establishing a national human rights institution.

  • US wants 'full access' to Ream Naval Base

    Sun, 13 Jun 2021 | 09:52

    On June 11, the US embassy's defence attache Colonel Marcus M Ferrara visited Ream Naval Base in coordination with Cambodian officials – following the recent approval by Prime Minister Hun Sen – in order to allay US concerns regarding a Chinese military presence at the base raised by US Deputy

  • Ex-SRP Senator named secretary of state

    Sat, 12 Jun 2021 | 06:09

    Thak Lany, a former Senator for the Sam Rainsy Party (SRP) who has recently returned to the Kingdom after receiving a royal pardon, has been appointed as secretary of state for the Ministry of National Assembly-Senate Relations and Inspections.

  • US wants 'full access' to Ream Naval Base

    Fri, 11 Jun 2021 | 10:43

    On June 11, the US embassy's Defense Attaché Colonel Marcus M Ferrara visited Ream Nava Base in coordination with Cambodian officials following the recent approval of Prime minister Hun Sen to allay the concerns on Chinese military presence

  • Kingdom, China reaffirm bond

    Thu, 10 Jun 2021 | 09:29

    The foreign ministers of Cambodia and China reaffirmed the intentions of the two nations to expand their cooperation in all fields in order to serve the interests of their peoples and to build a Cambodia-China community with a shared future.

  • Sar Kheng, Murphy have cordial post-Sherman talk

    Wed, 9 Jun 2021 | 09:15

    Minister of Interior Sar Kheng met with US ambassador to Cambodia Patrick Murphy on June 7 to discuss a wide range of issues including anti-human trafficking, child protection and the implementation of UN resolutions in Cambodia.

  • US' request granted but no date for visit to Ream Naval Base

    Thu, 3 Jun 2021 | 08:34

    Despite being granted the authorisation they requested, the US embassy in Phnom Penh has not confirmed when its officials would pay a visit to the under-renovation Ream Naval Base.