The General Strike Coordination Body, an anti-junta group in Myanmar, has posted pictures online in protest of Hun Sen’s visit.

Hun Sen Sets Off for Myanmar Despite Strong Pushback

Hun Sen is set to meet with Myanmar’s military junta leadership on Friday even as pressure mounts on the Cambodian prime minister to refrain from taking unilateral actions as the chair of Asean.

Prime Minister Hun Sen inaugurates the Hyatt Regency hotel in Phnom Penh on December 15. (Hun Sen's Facebook page)

Cambodian PM Defends His Intention to Visit Myanmar

At a hotel inauguration, Hun Sen continued to defend his decision to travel to Myanmar next month to find a resolution to the February military takeover of the now-shunned Asean member state.