The Ministry of Foreign Affairs this week sent a strongly worded letter to Bangkok-based The Nation newspaper in response to an editorial which concluded that Cambodia’s opposition CNRP stands a good chance of further weakening Prime Minister Hun Sen’s grip on power. In its Tuesday edition, The Nation wrote in an editorial that there was still a possibility of violence over the disputed July 28 national election results, and that a violent reaction from Mr. Hun Sen “could spell the end of his political career.” In a letter to the editor, Koy Kuong, spokesperson for the Ministry of
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