Cambodian Top Diplomat Meets Lao Counterpart

Cambodian Senior Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn held official talks with visiting H.E. Saleumxay Kommasith, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Lao People's Democratic Republic, at the ministry office in Phnom Penh yesterday afternoon.

The meeting was to strengthen bilateral cooperation and boost information exchange and experience sharing between senior officials, H.E. Chum Sounry, Spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MFA-IC), told reporters after the meeting.

According to the spokesperson, H.E. Prak Sokhonn informed his guest about the MFA-IC's experience in using social networks like Telegram and WhatsApp for communication between key officials, and suggested the creation of communication network between the two countries' foreign ministries, at the level of director general.

The Cambodian top diplomat also affirmed that Cambodia was ready to attend the 13th Meeting of Cambodia-Laos Joint Committee for Bilateral Cooperation, at the invitation of the Lao side.

H.E. Prak Sokhonn highly valued both sides' joint efforts in combating drugs and human trafficking.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press