U.S. Secretary of State Sends Best Wishes to Cambodian People

U.S. Secretary of State H.E. Rex Tillerson has on behalf of the U.S. government, extended best wishes to the people of Cambodia, on the occasion of the Khmer Traditional New Year.

"Khmer New Year provides an opportunity to reflect on years of productive partnership between the United States and Cambodia. We have worked together to increase trade, strengthen civil society, improve health, and protect Cambodia's natural and cultural heritage," he said in a statement posted on the Facebook page of the U.S. Embassy in Phnom Penh this morning.

"As you gather with family, friends, and neighbours to honour Cambodia's rich traditions and culture, know that the United States stands with the people of Cambodia as partners and friends," underlined H.E. Rex Tillerson.

The Cambodian people will celebrate their traditional New Year from tomorrow until April 16.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press