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Unrivaled and unbowed, Hun Sen wins a no-contest election

The ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) claimed a widely expected victory at today’s general election, extending its four decades in power with a possible new supermajority in parliament. CPP spokesman Sok Eysan told Reuters hours after the polls closed that his party had won about 80% of the popular vote, which if so would equate […]