Vietnam treasures friendship with Cambodia: Party official hinh anh 1Politburo member Tran Quoc Vuong (R) and Second Vice President of the Cambodian National Assembly Khuon Sudary at the meeting (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam always attaches much importance to the traditional friendship and comprehensive cooperation with Cambodia, said Politburo member Tran Quoc Vuong, who is also permanent Secretary of the Party Central Committee.

Receiving Second Vice President of the Cambodian National Assembly Khuon Sudary in Hanoi on March 22, Vuong expressed his delight at the sound development of the bilateral relations which have been made in a practical and effective manner in the past time.

He congratulated Cambodia on its socio-economic revival, expressing his hope that under the reign of King Norodom Sihamoni and the leadership of the NA and Government, the people of the country will reap more achievements in the national construction and development.

Khuon Sudary, for her part, informed the Vietnamese Party official of the outcomes of her talks with representatives of the Vietnamese National Assembly, and spoke highly of the state visit to Cambodia by Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong on February 25-26.

She affirmed that Cambodia will continue its tight coordination with Vietnam to carry out the agreements and joint statements signed between the high-ranking leaders of the two Parties and States.

She took the occasion to thank the Vietnamese Party, Government and people for their support for Cambodia against the Khmer Rouge genocidal regime as well as in its national construction and protection cause.-VNA