Kep (FN), Jan. 3 – Strongman Hun Sen, Cambodia’s prime minister, announced he will travel to Kep to lead a rescue mission at the collapsed building, according to his Facebook post Friday evening.

An under-construction building in the coastal province Kep of the Kingdom's south collapsed around 4:30 pm on 3 January 2020.

As of 6:30 p.m, authorities have rescued 13 victims, while approximately 20-30 workers were reportedly trapped in the rubble building, according to Kep Police Chief Pen Dara.