New Cambodian Top Diplomat To Attend 5th Meeting of CICA Ministers of Foreign Affairs in China

Cambodia's Senior Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation H.E. Prak Sokhonn will lead a delegation to attend the 5th Meeting of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA) next week.

According to the press release of the Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation made public after the official talks here this morning between H.E Prak Sokhonn and visiting Chinese Foreign Minister H.E. Wang Yi, the Cambodian top diplomat will attend the 5th Meeting of CICA Ministers of Foreign Affairs on April 27-28, 2016 in Beijing, the People's Republic of China, at the invitation of his Chinese counterpart.

The meeting will focus on mutual reinforcement of security and development, enhancement of international cooperation on combating terrorism and implementation of Confidence Building Measures in various areas within CICA framework, it added.

The meeting is expected to adopt the "Declaration of the 5th Meeting of CICA Ministers of Foreign Affairs," it underlined.

The conference is an inter-governmental forum for enhancing cooperation towards promoting peace, security and stability in Asia. CICA was established in Sept. 14, 1999 and has 26 member states, 7 observer states, and 4 observer organizations.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press