November 30, 2022

Cambodia Deplores Launch of Ballistic Missile over Japan by DPRK

Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has deplored the launch of a ballistic missile over Japan by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK).
According to a press release of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation made public this morning, during his bilateral meeting here yesterday afternoon with visiting Cuban Prime Minister H.E. Manuel Marrero Cruz, Samdech Techo Hun Sen told his counterpart that he condemned the launch of a ballistic missile over Japan by the DPRK.
Samdech Techo Prime Minister said that the move by the DPRK was dangerous and constituted another violation of the United Nations Security Council Resolutions.
The Cambodian Premier also presented his views regarding the war in Ukraine. While understanding the historical motives, the security concerns and the complexity of the issue, he said that Cambodia disapproved the invasion of Ukraine and the annexation of regions from a sovereign country. Cambodia, as a small country, upholds the respect of sovereignty, territorial integrity and political independence of all UN member states and the United Nations Charter, he reaffirmed.
The two Prime Ministers also exchanged views on other regional and international issues and expressed their commitment to strengthen the two countries’ ties, friendship and cooperation on multiple areas, including education, health, culture, agriculture and trade and in international arena.
A high-level Cuban delegation led by Prime Minister H.E. Manuel Marrero Cruz arrived in Phnom Penh on Oct. 4 for a three-day official visit, at the invitation of Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press