King Sihamoni Seeks Neutrality in a Deeply Divided Nation
A year ago this week, the world was awakened to the popularity of Cambodia’s monarchy.
What had been latent adoration for the late King Father Norodom Sihanouk became a mass expression of grief over his death. More than a million people lined the streets of Phnom Penh when the King’s body was returned from China on October 17.
By Colin Meyn, The Cambodia Daily, October 20, 2013