Phnom Penh (FN), Sept. 4 – H.E. Dr. Mahathir Mohamad, Prime Minister of Malaysia, has departed Cambodia on Wednesday at 9:20 a.m after concluding an official visit to the Kingdom of Cambodia from 2-4 September 2019, at the invitation of Prime Minister Hun Sen.

Dr. Mahathir is heading for official visit to Russia, at the invitation of President Putin. The premier’s spouse is not accompanying him. She is on a separate flight to Malaysia, according to a senior government official.

During the visit, Dr. Mahathir held a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Hun Sen during which various aspects of bilateral were discussed.

The two Leaders also exchanged views on regional and international matters of common interest; and presided over the signing ceremony of a number of documents; and held joint press announcement.

The official visit of Dr. Mahathir Mohamad to Cambodia has significantly contributed to further strengthening and deepening the excellent bonds of friendship and close cooperation between Cambodia and Malaysia in bilateral, regional and international frameworks.