Cambodia, Laos Meet on 2017 Cooperation

Relevant officials from Cambodia and Laos held here in Phnom Penh yesterday a fruitful talks on cooperation in 2017 in the field of security.

The meeting was co-chaired by Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Samdech Kralahom Sar Kheng, and visiting Lao Public Security Minister H.E. Somkeo Silavong, with the participation of bordering provincial governors and concerned authorities of the two countries.

During the meeting, both sides spoke highly the result of their cooperation in 2016 and signed the minutes on cooperation in 2017.

They agreed to foster their cooperation in maintaining security, order, social safety along the common border, and constant and on-time information exchange.

Prevention and crackdown on terrorist acts, fight against cross-border crimes, drug trafficking, human trafficking, money laundering and so on as well as border demarcation and marker planting were also the topics of discussion on the occasion.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press