UN, US Urged to Aid De-Mining Center


September 30, 2015

PHNOM PENH (Khmer Times) – Foreign Minister Hor Namhong asked the United Nations, United States and other countries to give technical support to the Asean Regional Mine Action Center.

Speaking at the Leaders Summit on Peacekeeping earlier this week in New York, Mr. Namhong said that during the 21st Asean summit in 2012 in Phnom Penh, Asean leaders unanimously agreed to establish a mine action center in Cambodia.

“As the centrer is going to operate soon, I hope that the UN, the US and other countries would extend technical assistance and advisory services to this important center,” Mr. Namhong said.

 

 

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