Cambodia to Host ADMM Retreat in Siem Reap Province Next Week

Cambodian Ministry of Defence will host the 9th ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) Retreat, 9th ADMM-Plus, and Related Meetings in Siem Reap province next week to discuss the enhancement of the regional cooperation towards peace, security and sustainable prosperity.

The meetings will take place from Nov. 21 to 23 with opening remarks from Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, according to the ministry’s press release.

Apart from the ADMM Retreat, Samdech Pichey Sena Tea Banh will co-chair two separate meetings – ASEAN-U.S. Defence Ministers’ Informal Meeting and ASEAN-India Defence Ministers’ Informal Meeting, read the press release.

The ASEAN Defence Ministers-Plus and ASEAN Secretary-General will pay a courtesy call on Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen on the sidelines of the Retreat.

Besides, Samdech Tea Banh will host official visits of U.S. Defence Secretary H.E. Lloyd J. Austin, Chinese Defence Minister H.E. Wei Fenghe, Australian Defence Minister H.E. Richard Marles, Defence Minister of the Republic of Korea H.E. Lee Jong-sup, and Indian Defence Minister H.E. Rajnath Singh.

As the host of the ADMM in 2022, Cambodia is firmly commitment to strengthening regional peace, stability and prosperity.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press