My dear Kacvey,

For ease and quick reference that your students and you might need in the future, this letter contains links that speak volume about difference when words were spoken and when the speakers change their attitude. Is this hypocrisy in Khmer politics, or are Khmer politicians truly hypocritical?

The New York Times
8 January 1979
Henry Kamm: Hanoi Reports Cambodian Capital Conquered By ‘Insurgent’ Forces; Long Guerrilla Conflict Feared

Le Monde
26 janvier 1979
GÉRARD BRISSÉ: Le Cambodge au futur antérieur

The Washington Post
28 April 1979
Jay Matthews: Cambodia Faces Threat of Famine

Le Monde
8 janvier 1980
R.-P. PARINGAUX: UN AN APRÈS L’INTERVENTION DE SON CORPS EXPÉDITIONNAIRE Le Vietnam n’a toujours pas atteint les objectifs qu’il s’était fixés

Le Monde
8 janvier 1981
PATRICE DE BEER: Deux ans après la prise de Phnom-Penh par les Vietnamiens La solution du problème cambodgien n’est toujours pas en vue

Le Monde
28 mars 1981
JACQUES DE BARRIN: Sihanouk est un criminel et un traître nous déclare M. Hun Sen, ministre des affaires étrangères

Le Monde
21 mai 1981
PATRICE DE BEER: Phnom Penh annonce la réunion imminente du congrès du P.C. provietnamien

Le Monde
5 octobre 1981
Quarante années de conflits

Le Monde
9 janvier 1982
PATRICE DE BEER: Cambodge TROIS ANS APRÈS L’INTERVENTION VIETNAMIENNE Le régime de Phnom Penh demeure toujours aussi dépendant de Hanoi

The New York Review of Books
10 May 1984
William Shawcross: The Burial of Cambodia

The New York Review of Books
27 September 1984
An Exchange on Cambodia – Nayan Chanda and Ben Kiernan, reply by William Shawcross

Le Monde
15 janvier 1985
AFP: M. Hun Sen devient premier ministre

Le Monde
7 juin 1985
JACQUES BEKAERT: Visite à Phnom-Penh d’une importante délégation vietnamienne

Le Monde
5 décembre 1987
La fin des entretiens sur le Cambodge Le prince Sihanouk et M. Hun Sen se rencontreront à nouveau en France en janvier

Le Monde
19 décembre 1987
CAMBODGE: le dialogue Sihanouk-Hun Sen Phnom-Penh propose que la négociation reprenne le 27 janvier

The Washington Post
22 June 1989
Keith B. Richburg: HUN SEN MAKING AN IMPACT

Cultural Survival Quarterly Magazine
September 1990
Tarr Chou Meng: A TALK WITH PRIME MINISTER HUN SEN

The Phnom Penh Post
19 May 1995
Matthew Grainger: Hun Sen: the power and the politics
http://www.phnompenhpost.com/national/hun-sen-power-and-politics

The Economist
10 July 1997
A coup in Cambodia
http://www.economist.com/node/370230

The Phnom Penh Post
12 July 1997
Jason Barber: Democracy from the barrel of a gun

Newsweek (through KI Media site)
21 July 1997
Ron Moreau: A coup in Cambodia

Stratfor Worldview
4 December 1997
Hun Sen Losing Control of Cambodian Countryside

Journal of Democracy – Harvard University
2 April 2002
Steven Levitsky and Lucan A. Way: Elections Without Democracy – THE RISE OF COMPETITIVE AUTHORITARIANISM

Intelligence Report
May 2007
Communism and Cambodia

Global Witness
31 May 2007
CAMBODIA’S FAMILY TREES

Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (Cambodia)
18 February 2009
5th Publication: Rule of Law

Roads & Kingdoms
29 August 2012
Paul Findlay: CAMBODIA’S CRAB COAST

The Cambodia Daily
12 October 2012
PAUL VRIEZE AND PHANN ANA: Hun Sen Marks 25 Years as Country’s Prime Minister

The Cambodia Daily
14 April 2013
COLIN MEYN: Cambodia’s Long Battle Against Terrorist Groups

Radio Radicale (Italie)
22 juillet 2014
Di Matteo Angioli: Interview with Saumura Tioulong on the deal between the government and the opposition in Cambodia

Nikkei Asian Review
23 October 2014
Sebastian Strangio: In Cambodia, everything is different but nothing has changed

Human Rights Watch
13 January 2015
Cambodia: 30 Years of Hun Sen Violence, Repression
https://www.hrw.org/news/2015/01/13/cambodia-30-years-hun-sen-violence-repression

Foreign Policy
13 January 2015
SEBASTIAN STRANGIO: The House That Hun Sen Built
The House That Hun Sen Built

The Cambodia Daily
14 January 2015
ALEX WILLEMYNS AND KUCH NAREN: For Hun Sen, 30 Turbulent Years as Prime Minister

Jacobin
27 April 2015
BRETT S. MORRIS: Nixon and the Cambodian Genocide

Nikkei Asian Review
15 June 2015
SEBASTIAN STRANGIO: Death of ruling party veteran boosts authority of Hun Sen

Foreign Affairs
September/October 2015
Stéphanie Giry: Autopsy of a Cambodian Election – How Hun Sen Rules
https://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/asia/autopsy-cambodian-election

Sanskriti
31 December 2015
https://www.sanskritimagazine.com/indian-religions/hinduism/angkor-wat-temple-is-larger-and-more-complex-than-thought-earlier/

The Guardian
7 July 2016
Oliver Holmes: ‘Stranglehold’: Hun Sen rules Cambodia and his family own it, says report

Griffith University – Griffith Asia Institute
25 Augst 2016
Lucy West: Rule of law in Cambodia – reflections from the field

ASEAN Studies Program
3 August 2016
Cheunboran Chanborey: The South China Sea and ASEAN Unity: A Cambodian Perspective

BRAUNHAGEY & BORDEN LLP
13 December 2016
US District Court Northern District of California: Case CV16 80258 MISC.

The Phnom Penh Post
23 June 2017
Q&A: Chris Kelly on A Cambodian Spring

ifex.org
20 September 2017
Cambodia: a hostile environment for rights defenders
https://ifex.org/cambodia/noimpunity-cambodia-profile/

Global Peacebuilding Association (Japan)
10 November 2017
Akashi explained how UNTAC brought about peace, national reconciliation and democracy in Cambodia.

The New York Times
12 December 2017
BRIAN CUDDY: Was It Legal for the U.S. to Bomb Cambodia?

Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (Cambodia)
December 2017
Book by DETH Sok Udom, SUN Suon, Serkan BULUT: CAMBODIA’S FOREIGN RELATIONS IN REGIONAL AND GLOBAL CONTEXTS

Academia.edu
2018
Armin Selbitschka: The Early Silk Road(s)

Senator John McCain
26 January 2018
SENATORS McCAIN, CARDIN & BIPARTISAN GROUP URGE UN AMBASSADOR NIKKI HALEY TO INCREASE PRESSURE ON CAMBODIA FOR HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES

Daniel R. Coats, Director of National Intelligence
13 February 2018
Statement of Record: The Worldwide Threat Assessment of the US Intelligence Community

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and the South East Asia Journalist Unions (SEAJU)
23 February 2018
Cambodia’s Media on Edge

This letter will be updated as researched records have become available.