US assistant secretary of state to visit next week

Phnom Penh (The Cambodia Herald/ANN) - US Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Michael Posner will visit Cambodia next week, the US Embassy said Friday.

"Posner will meet with government officials and non-governmental organizations to discuss human rights, political freedoms, and combating corruption," a statement said.

The embassy said the assistant secretary of state would also hold a news conference on Tuesday afternoon.

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