Minister of National Defence Tea Banh will lead a delegation from the Royal Cambodia Armed Forces to pay a four-day visit to China from August 13-16, at the invitation of Wei Fenghe, Chinese Minister of National Defence.

The Ministry of National Defense said that during the visit, the minister and his delegation will meet with General Xu Qiliang of the People’s Liberation Army Air Force, who also serves as senior vice-chairman of the Central Military Commission.

The two sides will hold their first meeting in Guangzhou and discuss military cooperation and technical details of the planned cooperation.

Tea Banh and Xu Qiliang will also exchange views on regional and world issues and will preside over the signing of two documents: One on Military Cooperation and one on Technical Cooperation, to promote the Kingdom’s military capacity and modernise hard and soft infrastructure to improve the defence sector.