Is Cambodia’s Koh Kong project for Chinese tourists – or China’s military? – Dự án Koh Kong của Campuchia phục vụ mục tiêu quân sự của TQ?

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Is Cambodia’s Koh Kong project for Chinese tourists – or China’s military?

  • A tourism development by the Chinese firm Union Development Group looks too good to be true
  • Sceptics say it is – and that its suspiciously long airport runway and deep water port will give China a military foothold in the country
A satellite image of the suspiciously long runway at the airport in Koh Kong. Photo: Handout
A satellite image of the suspiciously long runway at the airport in Koh Kong. Photo: Handout

It’s only natural that Beijing might show an interest in a tourism development that aims to lure big-spending Chinese tourists to the shores of Cambodia with the promise of casinos, golf courses and luxury resorts.

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