Phnom Penh (FN), Jan. 8 – Koy Kuong, spokesman for the Ministry of Foreign and International Cooperation, said Wednesday that the Kingdom is concerned over the escalating tensions between the United States and Iran, and that Cambodia wants to see the two sides resolve the issues peacefully through dialogue.

Speaking to reporters at the Foreign Ministry's press office on 8 January 2020, Koy Kuong said, “We are very concerned about the situation, as the it will escalate into a larger conflict. Cambodia encourages all involving parties to remain calm and seek a peaceful resolution through dialogue.”