Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen arrives for the 12th Asia-Europe Meeting Summit in Brussels. He said on social media there would be no Chinese naval base on Cambodian soil after receiving a letter from US Vice-President Mike Pence. Photo: Xinhua

‘No foreign troops on Cambodian soil’: Prime Minister Hun Sen insists no China naval base being built

  • The long-time leader, and Beijing ally, made comments on social media after receiving a letter from US Vice-President Mike Pence
  • Rumours a Chinese naval base is under construction off Cambodia’s southwest coast have been swirling
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Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen arrives for the 12th Asia-Europe Meeting Summit in Brussels. He said on social media there would be no Chinese naval base on Cambodian soil after receiving a letter from US Vice-President Mike Pence. Photo: Xinhua
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