A Vietnam-Cambodia friendship public security school in Cambodia’s Kongpong S’pu province was inaugurated on January 17 in the presence of Vietnamese Minister of Public Security Tran Dai Quang.

In his speech at the event, Minister Quang, who was on working visit to Cambodia on January 16-17, highlighted the traditional solidarity and friendship between the two countries, saying that this has become an invaluable treasure of the two nations.

The bilateral relations and cooperation between Vietnamese Ministry of Public Security and Cambodian Ministry of Interior recently has seen fruitful development, Quang said, noting that the two sides worked closely and effectively in fighting crimes, contributing to ensuring security and social order in each nation.

The school is a symbol of the friendship and cooperation in the spirit of mutual support between the two ministries, the Vietnamese officer stressed.

For his part, Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sar Kheng thanked the Vietnamese Government and the ministry for their support for the construction of the school.

He expressed his hope that the school will be developed into a high-quality training centre of Cambodia’s public-security sector, meeting requirements on ensuring national security.

Later the day, Minister Quang visited the Vietnamese Embassy in Cambodia and the Association of Vietnamese Investors in Cambodia.-VNA