Hun Sen willing to risk losing his oldest ally
Cambodian premier's deep embrace of China has come to the detriment of his long-time benefactor Vietnam
Asia Time | 27 March 2018
Government insiders say that senior Vietnamese politburo members expressed their displeasure behind closed doors during a November meeting in Vietnam, even going as far as telling Hun Sen to step down after July’s elections. Most observers believe the polls will be neither free nor fair with no credible opposition in the contest.