Cambodian Defense Minister Tea Banh to visit Moscow

Cambodia's Defense Minister Gen. Tea Banh.

Cambodia's Defense Minister Gen. Tea Banh.

The Southeast Asian nation wants to boost defense cooperation with Russia

Eyeing aid, training and Russian engineering expertise, Cambodia’s Defense Minister Tea Banh will visit Moscow in May, The Khmer Times reported on March 4.

“The visit of the defense minister will provide many advantages from Russia and I expect closer military cooperation in the future,” Russian Ambassador to Cambodia Dmitry Tsvetkov told the paper.

Read more: Russia ranked world’s 2nd military power after U.S.

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