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Beijing arms up Cambodia’s Hun Sen as West threatens sanctions

China will provide military vehicles to Cambodia, Phnom Penh confirmed this week, as the two nations shore up military ties ahead of a joint exercise in March. The donation of 100 tanks and armored personnel carriers underscores Cambodia’s pivot away from past reliance on Western aid and towards Chinese largesse. The second joint Cambodia-China “Golden Dragon” […]