Cambodian general visits Viet Nam
Commander-in-Chief of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces General Ke Kim Yan began his official visit to Viet Nam on October 16.
At a meeting hosted by Viet Nam 's Chief of General Staff, Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Khac Nghien, the Cambodian general said that the Cambodian people are eternally grateful to the Vietnamese army for liberating them from the genocidal Pol Pot regime.
Host and guest then held talks where they briefed each other of political and security situation, socio-economic performance and the building of their armies in their respective country.
They agreed that the General Staff of the Viet Nam People's Army and the Command-in-Chief of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces will continue to speed up their cooperation in the future.
That cooperation will cover the exchange of visits, the personnel training, production, the sharing of defence-security information, the search and repatriation of remains of fallen Vietnamese volunteer combatants and experts in Cambodia , they said.
They went on to note that the two armies will also work to preserve and foster the traditional friendship between the two people in line with the guidelines of "good neighbourliness, traditional friendship, comprehensive cooperation and long term durability".
In the afternoon, General Ke Kim Yan and his entourage paid a courtesy visit to Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung before enjoying a banquet hosted by Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Khac Nghien.-(VNA)
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