Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi with Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen in Phnom Penh. Photo: AP Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi with Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen in Phnom Penh. Photo: AP
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi with Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen in Phnom Penh. Photo: AP

As China calls, is writing on wall for US-Cambodia military ties?

  • Coronavirus aid and trade deals dangled by China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi during his visit to Cambodia this week tell only part of the story
  • The demolition of US facilities at a naval base is seen as paving the way for a Chinese military presence, a move some say will upset the balance of power in Southeast Asia

Topic |   China-Asean relations
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi with Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen in Phnom Penh. Photo: AP Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi with Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen in Phnom Penh. Photo: AP
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi with Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen in Phnom Penh. Photo: AP
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