Norodom Sihanouk


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Norodom Sihanouk

(ˌnɒrəˈdɒm ˈsiːənʊk)
n
(Biography) See Sihanouk

No•ro•dom Si•ha•nouk

(ˈnɔr əˌdɒm ˈsi əˌnʊk, -dəm)
n.
Prince, born 1922, Cambodian statesman: premier 1952–60; chief of state 1960–70 and 1975–76.
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In February last year, King Norodom Sihamoni granted a royal pardon to Ratree Pipatanapaiboon on the occasion of the cremation of late King Father Norodom Sihanouk.
Cambodia unveiled a statue of late King Norodom Sihanouk on Friday to honor his achievements in securing the country's independence and contributing to national development and reconciliation.
This poses a danger to the royal family because this prince uses the name of former King Norodom Sihanouk and uses the name on behalf of the royal cabinet of the Queen Mother Norodom Monineath to gain popularity for the opposition party," the premier said.
This photo has been shortlisted for a Sony World Photography Award Picture: KUNI TAKAHASHI/SONY WORLD PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS via AP images CAMBODIA Cambodia''s royal family prepare to scatter the ashes of former King Norodom Sihanouk near the confluence of the four rivers in Phnom Penh yesterday.
L'ancien roi du Cambodge Norodom Sihanouk a ete incinere hier lundi a Phnom Penh en presence de plusieurs dignitaires etrangers, point d'orgue des ceremonies d'adieu du pays a celui qui l'a accompagne pendant toute la seconde moitie du XXe siecle.
Phnom Penh: Cambodians lined the banks of the Mekong River on Tuesday as the ashes of their revered former King Norodom Sihanouk were lowered into the murky water a day after his cremation in Phnom Penh.
The death of Cambodia's former king, Norodom Sihanouk, has created a void on the South Asian political scene which he dominated for 60 years.
Chinese leaders on Monday expressed condolences on the death of Cambodia's former King Norodom Sihanouk, calling him "a great friend of the Chinese people.
PHNOM PENH - Former King Norodom Sihanouk passed away in Beijing early Monday morning, government officials said.
KUWAIT, Oct 15 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah addressed a cable of condolences to King Norodom Sihamoni of the friendly Kingdom of Cambodia on demise of his father, the Kingdom former Monarch, Norodom Sihanouk.
If the test of politics is survival, Norodom Sihanouk must be counted as a master.
Summary: Riyadh, Dhu Al-Hijjah 29, 1431 H/Dec 05, 2010, SPA -- Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has sent a cable of condolences to King Norodom Sihanouk of Cambodia in the aftermath of the stampede that occurred in his country and caused deaths and injuries.