[INNEWS Comprehensive Report] On October 8, the Cambodian government announced that a Cambodian student died due to conflicts between Israeli and Hamas forces in the Gaza Strip.
The Cambodian government expresses its deepest condolences to the Cambodian student’s passing and to the families of the victims. It is reported that on October 7, Hamas fired a large number of rockets at Israel, and Israel subsequently carried out air strikes.
Hun Manet: Pay close attention to the safety of Cambodian people in Israel
Following the serious armed conflict between Israel and Palestine, Hun Sen, Chairman of the Supreme Advisory Council of the King of Cambodia, and Hun Manet, Prime Minister of Cambodia, issued a voice message respectively.
In the voice message, they confirmed the emergency measures taken by the Cambodian government and paying close attention to the safety of more than 400 Cambodians living and studying in Israel. In addition, Hun Manet directly contacted Cambodian students and citizens in Israel.
The announcement also showed that after receiving reports of the serious armed conflict between Israel and Palestine, the Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and relevant authorities immediately stood together with the Israeli government and relevant authorities to help provide security for all Cambodians.
Government pays close attention to situation in Israel
The Cambodian government is continuing to pay close attention to the situation in Israel and is working closely with the Israeli authorities to ensure the safety of the Cambodian people.
The Cambodian government reminds Cambodian people in Israel that if they need help, they can contact via Whatapps or Telegram (+85586881688) so that the Royal Government can receive more information about everyone’s safety and provide timely coordination and assistance when necessary.
In addition, the Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation expressed deep regret over the conflict between Israel and Palestine. The ministry urges the international community to redouble its efforts to promote meaningful dialogue and negotiations aimed at achieving a just and lasting peace. Cambodia stresses the importance of prioritizing peace, justice and security for all people in the region.