Cambodia has been the spotlight of recent international media attention. President Barack Obama and Secratery Hilary Clinton visited Cambodia on a trip which also included a visit to Myannmar; in which Aung San Suu Kyi and president Thein Sein hosted the Americans. In Cambodia, President Obama met with PM Hun Sen. They spoke of diplomatic ties and human rights. Mr. Obama was not shy to promote fair and equal rights for Cambodians. Citing historic human rights violations, Obama created some momentary friction in an otherwise well received visit. International delegates from ASEAN and Japan formed the meetings as well.
America's attention toward Human Rights in Cambodia is critical to
promoting development and security. It is documented that human rights
adherence and equality among genders induces systemic security and