Cambodian Top Diplomat to Join Special ASEAN-Australia Foreign Ministers’ Meeting on COVID-19 via Video Conference Tomorrow
AKP Phnom Penh, June 29, 2020 —
H.E. Prak Sokhonn, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Kingdom of Cambodia, will participate in the Special ASEAN-Australia Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (SAAFMM) on COVID-19 via Video Conference to be held on June 30, 2020.
The meeting will be co-chaired by Malaysia, as the current Country Coordinator for ASEAN-Australia Dialogue Relations, and Australia, pointed out a press release of the Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation issued this morning.
The ASEAN and Australian Foreign Ministers will share experiences and best practice on effective measures in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, said the same source, adding that they will also discuss ways to further strengthen partnership and cooperation in all areas of mutual interests, especially practical cooperation in public health emergencies and the post COVID-19 economic recovery.
The special virtual meeting will mark a new milestone in the ASEAN-Australia Strategic Partnership and chart future direction for mutual cooperation amidst a tough and hectic time of the unprecedented global challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, stressed the press release.
By C. Nika