Phnom Penh (FN), Jan. 13 – Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen met with Noeleen Heyzar, a newly appointed special envoy of the secretary general of the United Nations (UN) on Myanmar.

The meeting was held via videoconference on Thursday.

During Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen’s official visit in early January 2022, 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. He 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.