Budapest (FN), Oct. 15 – Hungarian President Janos Ader announced to support Cambodia in maintaining EU's Everything But Arms (EBA) preferential trade scheme.

The statement was made when Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen paid a courtesy call on the president, held on 15 October 2019 in Budapest, Hungary.

"Prime Minister Hun Sen thanks Hungary for its support. All the kingdom wants is justice," delegate minister Kao Kim Hourn quoted the premier.

Cambodia and Hungary established diplomatic ties on 20 September 1956 but was interrupted Phnom Penh fell into Khmer Rouge regime in 1975.

Prime Minister Hun Sen said that although the two countries had previously closed embassies in their respective countries, the premier wants to reopen the embassy in order to strengthen the relations and expand comprehensive cooperation on economic, trade and tourism sectors.