Cambodian Top Diplomat To Visit Neighboring Countries

Cambodia’s Senior Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation will visit the neighboring countries from June 19 to 23, 2016, at the invitation of his Lao, Thai and Vietnamese counterparts.

According to a press release of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, H.E. Prak Sokhonn will pay an official visit to the Lao People’s Democratic Republic from June 16 to 18, at the invitation of H.E. Saleumxay Kommasith, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Lao PDR, then an introductory visit to the Kingdom of Thailand on June 19-20, at the invitation of H.E. Don Pramudwinai, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Thailand, and a visit to the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam from June 21 to 23, at the invitation of H.E. Pham Binh Minh, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Viet Nam.

During the official visit to the Lao PDR that will be made in order to further enhance the existing excellent bonds of traditional friendship, good neighborliness, solidarity, and productive cooperation between the two countries, H.E. Prak Sokhonn will pay courtesy calls on H.E. Pany Yathotou, President of the National Assembly; H.E. Thongloun Sisoulith, Prime Minister of Laos; and hold bilateral meeting with H.E. Saleumxay Kommasith, it pointed out.

Besides, it said, H.E. Prak Sokhonn will attend the celebration of 60th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Diplomatic Relations between Cambodia and Laos.

During the introductory visit to Thailand that will be conducted with an aim to further enhance and deepen the long-lasting friendship, good neighborliness, and multifaceted cooperation between the two countries, H.E. Prak Sokhonn will pay a courtesy call on H.E. Gen. Prayuth Chan-o-cha, Prime Minister of the Thailand, and hold bilateral meeting with his Thai counterpart, said the press release.

During the visit in Viet Nam that will further enhance the existing excellent bonds of traditional friendship, good neighborliness, solidarity, and productive cooperation between the two countries, it added, H.E. Prak Sokhonn will pay a courtesy call on H.E. Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Prime Minister and hold bilateral meeting with H.E. Pham Binh Minh.

 

Source: AKP