Hanoi (VNA) – A delegation from the Military Headquarters, Border Guard High Command and Police of the southern province of Tay Ninh visited their Cambodian peers in Svay Rieng province on the occasion of the Khmer community’s Chol Chnam Thmay traditional New Year.

Congratulating the Cambodian officers on their achievements over the past year, the Tay Ninh delegation expressed delight at the strong partnership between the two sides to build a shared border of peace and cooperation.

Cambodian forces have helped search for remains of Vietnamese martyrs in Cambodia, they noted.

The Cambodian side thanked the Party, State, people and armed forces of Vietnam as well as Tay Ninh armed forces for saving Cambodians from the Khmer Rouge regime and supporting Sway Rieng in developing their armed forces and boosting socio-economic growth.

Chol Chnam Thmay is the traditional New Year of Cambodia. It usually lasts three days.

This year’s event will take place from April 14-16.-VNA