Phnom Penh (FN), Nov. 21 – Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen said Chinese defense minister Wei Fenghe and the US secretary of defense Lloyd Austin will hold a meeting in Siem Reap at the sideline of the ASEAN Defense Ministers' Meeting and related meetings hosted by Cambodia.

The premier spoke at the opening ceremony of the 3rd National Sports Event and the 1st Sports for the Disabled 2022 at the Morodok Techo National Stadium on Monday evening (Nov 21).

"In the next few days, if nothing changes, the meeting between the Chinese and the US defense ministers will be held in Siem Reap," the premier underlined.

"Cambodia can be called a place for reconciliation between superpowers that will lead to stability in the region and the world,” the premier added,

Samdech Hun Sen hopes that meeting between Chinese defense minister and US secretary of defense will bear fruit.