Cambodia, Laos agree to pull back troops from undemarcated border area

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said he had held a telephone conversation with his Lao counterpart Thongloun Sisoulith on Saturday morning, reaching an agreement to withdraw both sides’ troops from an undemarcated border area.

“So far, there is no any tension, and our two countries’ soldiers stay together, eat together, so all of our citizens please don’t worry,” the prime minister said in an exclusive interview with local media Fresh News.

Hun Sen said they had a “good and pleasant” conversation and the two sides agreed to pull out respective troops from a yet-to-be demarcated border area.

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