H.E. Prak Sokhonn, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Kingdom of Cambodia and Special Envoy of ASEAN Chair, met with three Myanmar’s ministers in Nay Pyi Taw on Mar. 21, the first day of his three-day working visit in Myanmar.

The three key ministers are H.E. U Wunna Maung Lwin, Union Minister for Foreign Affairs, H.E. U Ko Ko Hlaing, Union Minister for International Cooperation and Chairman of the Task Force on ASEAN Humanitarian Assistance, and Lt. Gen. Yar Pyae, Union Minister for the Ministry of the Office of the Union Government, and Chairman of the National Solidarity and Peace-making Committee.

Earlier on the same day, H.E. Prak Sokhonn paid a courtesy call on H.E. Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, Chairman of the State Administration Council (SAC) of Myanmar.

“Both sides discussed and exchanged views on the implementation and progress of the ASEAN’s Five-Point Consensus, following the visit of Samdech Techo Prime Minister HUN Sen in early January this year,” said the Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MFA-IC).

According to an MFA-IC’s press release, the first visit of the Special Envoy to Myanmar is aimed at creating a favourable condition leading to the end of violence as well as the utmost restraint by all parties; distributing humanitarian assistance with the support and coordination from ASEC and AHA Centre; and encouraging the political consultations / dialogues among all parties concerned.

The visit will take into consideration as basic documents the ASEAN Five-Point Consensus, the outcomes of the working visit of Samdech Techo Prime Minister Hun Sen to Myanmar on Jan. 7-8, 2022, the outcomes of the discussions between Samdech Techo Prime Minister Hun Sen and Senior General Min Aung Hlaing and the outcomes of the recent ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Retreat, the same source underlined.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press

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