Phnom Penh (FN), Jan. 8 – Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen and a high-level delegation landed Phnom Penh safe after concluding a fruitful two-day visit to Myanmar.

Upon the arrival, Cambodian foreign minister Prak Sokhonn will held a press conference on the outcomes of premier Hun Sen's visit.

Samdech Hun Sen arrived in Myanmar’s Nay Pyi Taw on 7 January for a two-day official visit, at the invitation of senior general Min Aung Hlaing.

On the occasion, Myanmar’s senior general Min Aung Hlaing informed Cambodian premier Hun Sen that the Myanmar government had declared a five-month ceasefire with all Ethnic Armed Organizations (EAOs) until the end of February 2022 and decided to further extend it until end of 2022, according to the joint press release seen by Fresh News on 7 January 2022.

The senior general has also assured the facilitation of the visit of the special envoy to Myanmar and to meet with all parties concerned including EAOs taking into account of the prevailing situation in Myanmar.

During the visit, premier Hun Sen also handed over additional donations of 3,200,000 masks, 30,000 personal protection equipment (PPE), 50 ventilator machines, 50 patient monitors and accessories and 50 Oxygen concentrators and other medical equipment to assist Myanmar in the fight against the COVID19 pandemic.