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Hun Sen's Cambodia

US and EU bolster threat of sanctions before Cambodian elections

As China makes Hun Sen rich, the West reminds him who buys his country's exports

PHNOM PENH -- As Cambodia tilts ever further toward Beijing, looming western sanctions are making many of its leaders, including Prime Minister Hun Sen, nervous.

The U.S. and Europe, whose markets buy almost two-thirds of Cambodia's exports, are edging closer to taking away tariff-free access to their huge markets.

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