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Hun Manet Meets With Xi on First Overseas Trip as Cambodian PM

Cambodia's newly-appointed Prime Minister Hun Manet made his first overseas trip to Beijing where he met with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday. Image via Xinhua.

Cambodia’s new prime minister, Hun Manet, promised even closer ties with China during a meeting with President Xi Jinping in Beijing on Friday.

The newly-named Cambodian leader thanked Xi for China’s economic support and said he would deepen cooperation with Beijing’s Belt and Road Initiative.

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