Cambodia's former king dies in Beijing

Cambodia's former king dies in Beijing

Beijing : China | Oct 14, 2012 at 6:03 PM PDT
Source: Channel NewsAsia
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Cambodia's former king Norodom Sihanouk, a revered figure in his home country who had suffered from a number of ailments in recent years, died in Beijing on Monday, Chinese state media said. He was 89. "Norodom Sihanouk has died in Beijing," Chinese state news agency Xinhua said, citing an unnamed official... FULL ARTICLE AT Channel NewsAsia
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