The Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has issued a decision to temporarily close the border With Vietnam, neither side is allowed to enter.

The Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation would like to pay tribute to the Vietnamese Embassy in Phnom Penh. Ask the embassy to send a message to Vietnam's six relevant authorities.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation announced on March 19, 2020 that implementation of this measure must be implemented from 23:59 pm March 20, 2020.

The Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs stated that in the spirit of friendship and mutual understanding in preventing the spread of the polio virus Vid 19 Cambodia urges Vietnamese authorities to notify Vietnamese citizens not to travel to Cambodia by land, sea and air during In the event of a restriction of continuity Vietnam, which has come into effect from zero the morning of March 18, 2020.

The above request was made to avoid any inconvenience at the joint border checkpoint between the two countries, citing a sharp increase Cases of 19 infected CAVID detected as Vietnam restricts travel requirement to 14 Day for travelers from ASEAN member countries including Vietnam Returning home as well. The Cambodian side asks local authorities of both countries to work together to facilitate and ensure that cross-border freight can be carried out without obstruction. . The Cambodian side asks the Vietnamese authorities to facilitate the repatriation of all Cambodians who are being deported. Separate in Vietnam, if any.

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen sent a voicemail to the provincial and border authorities and the relevant leaders and split on social media. Leggings on March 19th. Samdech Techo said that not allowing Vietnamese people to come to Cambodia is a reason to facilitate the Vietnamese people to not have difficulty entering. After returning to Vietnam, Vietnamese authorities imposed a 14-day quarantine, while the Vietnamese government announced a border closure with Vietnam. Cambodia is unilateral. Authorities in all border provinces contact Cambodian citizens if they enter and are banned by Vietnamese authorities. 14 days apart. Thereafter, all border checkpoints from 12 pm on March 20 mean that we have notified Vietnam more than 48 hours earlier than Vietnam, which Not notified at all, so this is not a reciprocity policy. It has to be done until Vietnam lifted the ban. The refusal of Vietnamese citizens to enter Cambodia is not a reprisal for what Vietnam did to Cambodia or to reciprocate. By: Kolab