Cambodia Supports China’s 12-Point Proposal for Peace in Ukraine

AKP Phnom Penh, Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, has announced his support for China's 12-point peace proposal to end the Russia-Ukraine crisis, and called on all parties concerned to consider the proposal.

The proposal was made on the occasion of the one-year anniversary of the Russia-Ukraine war, said Samdech Techo Hun Sen at the closing ceremony of the annual meeting of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, held here at the Peace Palace this afternoon.

Cambodia supports China's 12-point plan because it proposes the respect for international laws and the UN Charter’s principles, and so on, which are in conformity with Cambodia’s stance, he explained.

“The above-said proposal also called for an end to military hostilities,” Samdech Techo Hun Sen stressed. “War is the worst way to end war. A ceasefire is the best mean toward the end of war.”

Samdech Techo Prime Minister appealed to all stakeholders to attentively consider China's peace proposal to stop the fighting, thus ending the people’s suffering, and property and infrastructure destruction.

The 12 suggestions include Respecting the sovereignty of all countries, Abandoning the cold war mentality, Ceasing hostilities, Resuming peace talks, Resolving the humanitarian crisis, Protecting civilians and prisoners of war, Keeping nuclear power plants safe, Reducing strategic risk, Facilitating grain exports, Stopping unilateral sanctions, Keeping industrial and supply chains stable, and Promoting post-conflict reconstruction.

Source: Agence Kampuchea Presse