Phnom Penh (FN), Nov. 2 – Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky requested Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen to deliver a video statement during the ASEAN Summit.

On 1 November 2022 at 16:00 PM (Cambodia's Time), premier Hun Sen had a telephone call with Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky.

"Zelensky requested to deliver a video statement during the ASEAN Summit," according to the outcomes seen by Fresh News on Wednesday (Nov 2).

In response, Samdech said that Cambodia will continue to work with other ASEAN member states for Ukraine to become ASEAN Sectoral Dialogue Partner.

With regard to ASEAN affairs, president Zelensky noted with satisfaction and expressed heartfelt gratitude for the three ASEAN Statements in support of Ukraine and Cambodia's efforts on Ukraine's request for accession to the Treaty of Amity and Cooperation in Southeast Asia (TAC).