Phnom Penh (FN), Sept. 3 – Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen and Malaysian Prime Minister H.E. Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad underscored the importance of security cooperation between the two countries, especially in maintaining peace and stability in light of the security challenges and threats in the region, according to a joint statement dated Tuesday.

The two leaders also acknowledged the growing threats of terrorism and radicalism globally and better coordination in terms of security need to be established between the two countries.

It is worth noting that Dr. Mahathir Mohamad and spouse landed Cambodia on Tuesday 9:40 a.m for an official visit to the Kingdom of Cambodia from 2-4 September 2019, at the invitation of Prime Minister Hun Sen of the Kingdom of Cambodia.