Tuesday, January 04, 2011
Sacravatoons no 1899 : " Baby Hun "
Prime Minister Hun Sen's eldest and favourite son, Hun Manet, has been promoted to a major general and appointed as Deputy Commander of Royal Cambodian Army (ground forces) by royal decree No. 033833 on 3rd January. Hun Manet was appointed by a sub-decree signed by his father, Prime Minister Hun Sen, on 30th December 2010 before the appointment was made official by a royal decree signed by King Sihamoni on 3rd January.
This is a second promotion for Hun Manet in three months, after he was promoted to a brigadier general and appointed as Deputy Commander of Mr. Hun Sen's Bodyguard Unit on top of his other role as Commander of the Anti-Terrorism Unit.
The promotion ceremony was presided over by Defence Minister Tea Banh at the Defence Ministry on the morning of 3rd January.