NA President Receives Vietnamese Defense Minister

Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin, President of the National Assembly (NA) of Cambodia, received here on Tuesday H.E. Gen. Ngo Xuan Lich, Minister of National Defense of Vietnam.

During the meeting, H.E. Ngo Xuan Lich highly appreciated Cambodia for her recent rapid development in all sectors, and the close cooperation between both countries’ legislative bodies.

The Vietnamese defense minister sought the Cambodian NA’s continued support to the cooperation between the two neighboring nations in national defense sector, especially in maintaining security and safety along their common border areas.

For his part, Samdech Heng Samrin warmly welcomed the visit of H.E. Ngo Xuan Lich in Cambodia, stressing that this visit will contribute to further strengthening and expanding the traditional cooperation between the two countries, especially in the field of national defense.

The NA president spoke highly of the good cooperation between the two countries’ defense ministries, especially between the two armies, and recalled Vietnam’ valuable assistance to Cambodia in the country’s liberation from the Khmer Rouge genocidal regime.

Samdech Heng Samrin also thanked the Vietnamese Party, government and people for their support to the development of Cambodia.

 

Source: AKP