Sok An

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Sok An in 2010

Dr. Sok An (Khmer: សុខ អាន; April 16, 1950 – March 15, 2017) was a Cambodian politician. He was Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for the Office of the Council of Ministers from 2004 to his death, and started serving in the Cabinet in 1993. He was a Member of Parliament (MP) for Takéo and a member of the central committee of the Cambodian People's Party.

An was born in Kirivong, Takéo, Cambodia. He studied at University of Phnom Penh. He was married to Theng Ay Annie at the time of his death. They had five children.

An died at a hospital in Beijing on March 15, 2017 from a short-illness at the age of 66.[1][2] An suffered from diabetes and was seeking medical treatment in Beijing since December 2016.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Deputy Prime Minister Sok An has passed away, aged 66. - Koon Khmer". Retrieved 2017-03-15.
  2. ppp_webadmin (2017-03-15). "Deputy PM Sok An dies at 66". Phnom Penh Post. Retrieved 2017-03-15.
  3. Sopheng Cheang (March 15, 2017). "Sok An, right-hand man of Cambodia's Hun Sen, dies at 66". Washington Post. Archived from the original on March 15, 2017. Retrieved March 15, 2017.

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