Prime Minister Hun Sen on Saturday used his penultimate speech before the official election campaign begins Thursday to recount some of the toughest moments his administration has faced since he won the last election in 2008. Speaking at the inauguration of a pagoda building in Kampot province’s Angkor Chey district, Mr. Hun Sen said that the three most difficult issues faced by the government over the past five years were high inflation during the global financial crisis in 2008, tensions along the Thai border during the same year and de*struc*tion caused by typhoon Ketsana in 2009, when more than 60,000
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