The US ambassador to Cambodia, Kent Wiedemann presented a cheque on September 14
for $2.58 million to groups working on demining.
A US embassy statement said the grant demonstrated the commitment the US has to supporting
demining organizations in Cambodia. The money will be allocated to: the Cambodian
Mine Action Center (CMAC), Hazardous Life Support Organization (HALO Trust), Mine
Advisory Group (MAG), Handicap International (HI) and Care International.