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Cambodia aims for 7K trained volunteers by start of games

Publication date 28 March 2023 | 21:20 | ICT

Volunteers for the upcoming 32nd SEA Games and 12th ASEAN Para Games, which will be held in May and June respectively, attended an opening ceremony for the commencement of the volunteer training programme on March 25 at the Institute of

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