The National Assembly of Vietnam presented 1,000 tonnes of rice to Cambodian flood victims at a ceremony held in Cambodia’s capital city of Phnom Penh on November 6.

Addressing the ceremony, Chairman of the Cambodia National Assembly Heng Samrin stressed that the relief shows the strong solidarity and friendship of the Vietnamese State and people to Cambodia in difficult times.

Vietnamese Ambassador to Cambodia Ngo Anh Dung offered his sympathy to the families of Cambodian victims and expressed his hope that Cambodian people will soon rebuild their communities after the devastation triggered by recent floods.

The latest floods took the lives of 80 people and caused economic losses of around 1 billion USD.-VNA