Chinese New Year is coming and crowds of uniformed police, military police, soldiers and even the stony-faced troops of Prime Minister Hun Sen’s Bodyguard Unit will be queuing with expectation at the gates of the rich and powerful to receive their annual “ang pao” envelopes. In probably the first gift-giving ceremony of the approaching New Year, hundreds of members of the armed forces stood patiently in the mid-morning sun on Friday at the ornate gates of Sok Kong’s house on Norodom Boulevard.