The Military High Command of the southern province of Long An provided free medical check-ups and medicine for residents in two disadvantaged communes in Cambodia.

More than 600 impoverished individuals in Cham commune, Trabek district, Pray Veng province and Koitrabek commune, Svay Rieng city, Svay Rieng province benefited from the charity programme.

Vietnamese military doctors also disseminated knowledge on primary healthcare to improve the health of the elderly and children while offering advice on leading a healthy lifestyle and using clean water.

Vice Political Commissar of the High Command Nguyen Tan Dao said that social activities like this contribute to intensifying the neighbourliness, time-honoured friendship and all-round cooperation between Vietnam and Cambodia.

Long An shares a border line of 133 kilometres with Cambodia’s Svay Rieng and Pray Veng provinces, with one international border gate, one national border gate and two auxiliary ones.-VNA