US State Department Counsellor Derek Chollet speaks during a briefing with media in Phnom Penh. Photo: US Embassy in Cambodia Handout via Reuters
US State Department Counsellor Derek Chollet speaks during a briefing with media in Phnom Penh. Photo: US Embassy in Cambodia Handout via Reuters
Cambodia

US envoy in Cambodia says ‘concerned’ about possible Chinese military facility at Ream naval base

  • ‘We are concerned by the possibility of a PRC military facility,’ State Department envoy Derek Chollet said, referring to China by its official name
  • His visit to Phnom Penh came days after the United States ordered an arms embargo on Cambodia, citing deepening Chinese military influence, amid other factors

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US State Department Counsellor Derek Chollet speaks during a briefing with media in Phnom Penh. Photo: US Embassy in Cambodia Handout via Reuters
US State Department Counsellor Derek Chollet speaks during a briefing with media in Phnom Penh. Photo: US Embassy in Cambodia Handout via Reuters
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