US ambassador urges more transparency into Ream Naval Base, and the restoration of human rights

US Ambassador to Cambodia W. Patrick Murphy speaks during an interview with CamboJA in Phnom Penh, June 16, 2021. CamboJA/ Pring Samrang

The US ambassador to Cambodia, Patrick Murphy said the US continues to have concerns over China’s possible involvement at Ream Naval Base in Sihanoukville and urged the Cambodian government to offer more transparency.