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Hun Manet

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Hun Manet

ហ៊ុន ម៉ាណែត
Manet in 2023
Prime Minister of Cambodia
Assumed office
22 August 2023
MonarchNorodom Sihamoni
Preceded byHun Sen
Member of Parliament
Assumed office
21 August 2023
ConstituencyPhnom Penh
Personal details
Born (1977-10-20) 20 October 1977 (age 46)
Memot, Kampuchea (now Cambodia)
Political partyCambodian People's Party
Pich Chanmony (m. 2006)
MotherBun Rany
FatherHun Sen
EducationUnited States Military Academy (BS)
New York University (MA)
University of Bristol (PhD)
Allegiance Cambodia
Service/branchRoyal Cambodian Army
Years of service1995–2023
Rank General
Commands held
Battles/warsCambodian–Thai border clashes
Awards Grand Cross of the Royal Order of Cambodia
National Defence Medal

Hun Manet GCC (Khmer: ហ៊ុន ម៉ាណែត, Hŭn Manêt [hun maːnaet]; born 20 October 1977) is a Cambodian politician and general. He has been the Prime Minister of Cambodia since 2023.[1] He was in the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces (RCAF) as its deputy commander-in-chief and the commander of the Royal Cambodian Army. He is the oldest son of prime minister Hun Sen.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Hun Manet will become new Prime Minister on August 22". Khmer Times. 26 July 2023. Archived from the original on 27 July 2023. Retrieved 27 July 2023.