CAMBODIA: RISK SUMMARY
- Why it's important to undo Cambodia's coup. Abramowitz, Morton I. // Christian Science Monitor;7/23/97, Vol. 89 Issue 166, p19
Opinion. Discusses what the world needs to do about Cambodia after Hun Sen's coup of governmental control in July of 1997. How Cambodia got in the situation it is in; Aspects of peace accords which were not implemented and allowed Hun Sen to gain power; The reaction of most governments to Hun...
- HUN SEN'S PRE-EMPTIVE COUP: Causes and Consequences. Peou, Sorpong // Southeast Asian Affairs;1998, p86
Examines the pro and cons of the pre-emptive coup in Cambodia led by Second Prime Minister Hun Sen in July 1997. Factors constituting a coup; Causes of the uprising of the coup; Consideration of the coup as a struggle for political leadership by Hun Sen; Political background of the country.
- GOVERNMENT AND POLITICAL CONDITIONS. // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Cambodia;Dec2007, p1
The article presents information on the government and political conditions of Cambodia. Its government is a constitutional monarchy with a multiparty democracy. From 1993-2003, Cambodia remained relative stable, but political violence continued to plague the country. Factions started in 1997...
- CAMBODIA: RISK SUMMARY. // Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Dec2005, Vol. 16 Issue 12, p6
The article presents information on political and social developments related to Cambodia. Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has taken to court a number of his critics of a border deal that was recently signed between Cambodia and Vietnam minister and decided to take six people to court,...
- Power politics. Larimer, Tim // Time International (South Pacific Edition);07/28/97, Issue 30, p46
Discusses the political and social climate of Cambodia in the wake of Hun Sen's mid-1997 coup. Hun Sen as the Second Prime Minister, sharing duties with First Prime Minister Norodom Ranariddh; Reactions of world politicians; How Hun Sen is dealing with his detractors; His comments.
- Slipping back to despair. Spaeth, Anthony; Burton, Sandra // Time International (South Pacific Edition);07/21/97, Issue 29, p20
Discusses the July 1997 fighting between the forces of the two prime ministers, Hun Sen and Norodom Ranariddh, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Washington's reaction to make its presence felt; Reaction of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations; Cambodia's hope for peace and stability; The political...
- Country Risk Summary: CAMBODIA. // Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Sep2003, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p8
This article focuses on the political and economic risks in Cambodia, as of August 2003. The victory of the ruling CPP in the July general elections has not been a cause for celebration. Although the elections passed relatively peacefully, the process of forming a governing coalition will prove...
- PROFILE. // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Cambodia;Aug2004, p1
Provides information on Cambodia. Geographic features; System of government; Estimated gross domestic product in 2003; People and culture.
- PROFILE. // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Cambodia;Dec2005, p1
The chapter presents information on Cambodia, a country in Southeast Asia. The country is official known as the Kingdom of Cambodia. Its capital is Phnom Penh. Majority of the people belongs to ethnic Cambodians. As of 2004 the population is estimated at 12.8 million. The government is...