Cambodian National Defense Mr. Tea Banh said Cambodia never decline to accept the cluster boom treaty, but at this time Cambodian need more time and more modern weapon to protect the country, Rasmei Kampuchea Daily said.
He said at the closing remark at life fire military exercise in Kampong Speu 45 km from Phnom Penh, Mr. Tea Banh said Cambodian have intension to be a member of the cluster boom banning treaty, but Cambodia need more time to study, any way at this moment Cambodia need to support more modern weapon to protect the country.
However Cambodia are not rectify the cluster boom treaty, but in the war along the border with Thailand , Cambodian always respect the treaty where Cambodia is suffering by th UXO and mines. But Thailand where is a modern countries better economic performance, but it still used this banning weapon fight Cambodia. And this was witness by international communities.