U.S. Secretary of State to Attend Meetings in Phnom Penh 

U.S. Secretary of State H.E. Antony Blinken will attend the upcoming 55th ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting and Related Meetings to be hosted by Cambodia, said H.E. Luy David, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.

Besides H.E. Antony Blinken, Cambodia also looks forward to welcoming high representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/ Vice-President of the European Commission, H.E. Josep Borrell Fontelles on his official trip and to attend the ASEAN related meetings in August as well, added H.E. Luy David, also the Head of the Secretariat of the National Commission for Organising the ASEAN Summits and Related Meetings in 2022.

The U.S. is a member the East Asia Summit (EAS) and the ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF). Besides, the U.S. is among the 11 full dialogue partners of ASEAN.  

Since its establishment in 1977, the ASEAN-U.S. dialogue relations have evolved from exchange of views on political and security issues to a wide range of cooperation areas across the three Community pillars. 

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press