Prime Minister Hun Sen has appointed 21 people as personal advisers and a further 34 people to the rank of personal assistant, according to a Royal Decree signed by King Norodom Sihamoni on Friday. Mr. Hun Senís 55 new advisers and assistants for the fifth mandate of the National Assembly replace his previous batch, which numbered about 100 in the last government. According to the decree, Tep Khunnal, who was a former secretary to Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot and the former governor of Banteay Meanchey provinceís Malai district, is now one of Mr. Hun Senís 21 new
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