President of the United States Barack H. Obama will join the ASEAN-U.S. Summit here in November, H.E. Ouch Borith, Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation said after the meeting with visiting Deputy Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Mr. Joseph Y. Yun yesterday.
This upcoming visit reflects the increasing relationship between Cambodia and the U.S., he said.
Mr. Joseph Y. Yun also confirmed about U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton’s participation in the ASEAN Ministerial Meeting (AMM) in July this year, he added.
According to H.E. Ouch Borith, Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister H.E. Hor Namhong is scheduled to visit Washington D.C. in March this year.
On the same day, Mr. Joseph Y. Yun also met with Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy and Finance H.E. Keat Chhon.