204 Cambodian Engineer Troops to Leave for Central African Republic End of this Month

Cambodia will send 204 engineer troops for United Nations peace keeping mission in Central African Republic at the end of this month.

The new batch of Cambodian troop will go to replace the previous group who will finish their one-year mission there.

The 204 engineer troops will be stationed in two areas � Bria and Bambari � and responsible for infrastructure rehabilitation in the African country.

Since 2006, Cambodia has sent over 6,300 troops � about 300 of whom are women � for the UN peacekeeping operations in Sudan, South Sudan, Central African Republic, Chad, Cyprus, Lebanon, Mali and Syria.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press