Tay Ninh, Cambodian military strengthen coordination

Wednesday, 2017-08-02 12:11:25
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NDO/VNA – The Military High Command of the southern Tay Ninh province and the Military Sub-regions of Cambodia’s Svay Rieng, Tbong Khmun, Oddar Meancheay and Prey Vieng provinces held a conference in Svay Rieng on August 1 to discuss cooperation measures for the rest of 2017.

Since the beginning of this year, the sides have coordinated in sharing information and have solved seven cases of border security violations.

Together with cultural and sporting exchange activities, Tay Ninh’s Military High Command provided 1.4 billion VND (US$61,600) for the military sub-regions in order to improve infrastructure, while the Cambodian side helped to search for and repatriate the remains of 674 Vietnamese soldiers who died in the country.

At the conference, the participants discussed measures to tighten ties, with a focus on making plans, intensifying information sharing to prevent crime and coordinating in protecting border markers and in border demarcation.