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    Russia, Cambodia Agree to Cooperate on Peaceful Use of Nuclear Energy

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    Russia and Cambodia signed a memorandum on peaceful use of nuclear energy Tuesday.

    GORKI (Sputnik) —The document was signed within the framework of a meeting between Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and his Cambodian counterpart Hun Sen in Russia.

    Sergei Kirienko, the general director of Russia's state nuclear energy corporation Rosatom, and Cambodian Environment Minister Say Samal signed the memorandum.

    The sides also signed a memorandum of understanding on the establishment of an information center on nuclear energy in Cambodia.

    Hun Sen’s visit to Russia coincides with the May 19-20 Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)-Russia Summit in Sochi to mark the 20th anniversary since the establishment of the Russia-ASEAN Dialogue Partnership.

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