NPMEC Director General Meets Russian Military Delegation

Gen. Sem Sovanny, Director General of the National Centre for Peacekeeping Forces, Mine and Explosive Remnants of War Clearance (NPMEC), has received a visiting Russian delegation led by Mr. Vedensky Sergy, Head of Russian military engineering department.

Taking place at the Institute for Peacekeeping Forces, Mine and Explosive Remnants of War Clearance (IPMEC) in Oudong of Kampong Speu province yesterday, the visit intends to further boost cooperation between the two counterparts.

Gen. Sem Sovanny, also Second Vice President of Cambodian Mine Action and Victim Assistance Authority (CMAA), welcomed the Russian delegation.

Taking the opportunity, the director general encouraged more visit exchange between the two countries and requested capacity building support from Russia.

For his part, Mr. Vedensky Sergy expressed his appreciation of increased capacity of the NPMEC and of its on-going contribution to UN peacekeeping endeavour.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press