Curtain to go up on glittering 2nd National Games opening

Publication date 25 May 2018 | 09:01 | ICT

After a series of dress rehearsals over the past few days, the curtain goes up on the biggest multi-discipline event the Kingdom has yet staged at a glittering opening ceremony to be presided over by Prime Minister Hun Sen and his wife Bun

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    Publication date 07 May 2018 | 12:01 | ICT

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