Cambodian PM Reiterates His Support for Possible ASEAN-China Summit on COVID-19

AKP Phnom Penh, February 20, 2020 —

Head of the Royal Government of Cambodia has warned of the dangerous situation of COVID-19 outbreak and reaffirmed his full support for any possible ASEAN-China Summit on COVID-19.

While presiding over the closing ceremony of the Ministry of Interior’s annual conference here this afternoon, Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen shared his concerns after two COVID-19-infected patients died in Iran.

“We have to continue the good cooperation with all partners on this issue,” the Premier underlined.

On the occasion, Samdech Techo Hun Sen also reiterated the Royal Government of Cambodia’s humanitarian policy, especially on the Westerdam cruise ship case, and thanked all stakeholders and some foreign nations for their cooperation in helping all the passengers and crewmembers on the ship.

By Khan Sophirom