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New Briefs: Malaysian Air Force to Manage Cambodian Airports

New Briefs: Malaysian Air Force to Manage Cambodian Airports

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - The Malaysian Air Force has agreed to administrate

Cambodia's airports at the request of the United Nations, defense minister Najib

Abdul Razak said last month.

The air force will take part in the air traffic training of Cambodians and aircraft

refuelling and airport management, Najib said.

Malaysia now has 900 military and police personnel serving in Cambodia. airports.

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