The overthrow of the Pol Pot regime in Cambodia by the Vietnamese volunteer troops was an act of saving the humanity, and a great contribution to the international community, said a Japanese expert.
Former President General Le Duc Anh’s death and his contributions to the Vietnamese revolutionary cause as well as helping Cambodia get rid of the Pol Pot genocidal regime received media coverage in Cambodia.
VOV.VN - The Khmer Rouge in Cambodia were defeated on January 7, 1979, and Cambodia was completely liberated from the most brutal regime of the 20th century with the help of the Vietnamese people, a symbol of solidarity and loyalty between the two countries.
The federation of youth for peace in Cambodia organised a friendship football tournament in Phnom Penh on January 6 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the victory over the Pol Pot genocidal regime (Jan. 7).
The role of Vietnamese voluntary soldiers in Cambodia’s victory over the Pol Pot genocidal regime on January 7, 1979 was undeniable, journalists have said.
Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister Tea Banh has affirmed that Vietnam’s wholehearted assistance during wartime helped Cambodia defeat the Pol Pot genocidal regime and regain peace.
Ho Chi Minh City always respects and treasures the sound relations with Cambodia’s ministries, branches and localities, helping consolidate the traditional neighborly friendship between the two countries, said Standing Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem.
Ho Chi Minh City always treasures and will do its utmost to preserve and promote the friendship and comprehensive cooperation with Cambodian localities, including Phnom Penh, Secretary of the municipal Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan said.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on February 6 received the former liaison team of Vietnamese experts, who helped Cambodia fight against the Pol Pot genocide regime.
A Vietnam-Cambodia Friendship Monument was inaugurated in Steung Treng city of the province of the same name on November 15 after one year of restoration.
A Vietnam-Cambodia military youth gala night was held on August 16 in Ho Chi Minh City to celebrate the Vietnam-Cambodia Friendship Year 2017 and 50th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between the two countries.
Cambodian leaders have received a delegation of former voluntary soldiers, experts and policy beneficiary families led by President of the Vietnam-Cambodia Friendship Association (VCFA) Vu Mao.
President of the Cambodian National Assembly Heng Samrin delivered a speech at the ceremony celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam-Cambodia diplomatic ties held in Hanoi on June 24.
President Tran Dai Quang hailed visit by President of the National Assembly of Cambodia Samdech Heng Samrin on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of bilateral diplomatic ties (June 24) during a reception in Hanoi on June 24.
An exchange was held on March 16 in the southern province of Tay Ninh between young officers from Tay Ninh’s Military High Command and the Military Sub-region 4 under the Cambodian Royal Army, which covers four border provinces of TbongKhmum, SvayRieng, Prey Veng and Otdomenchay.
VOV.VN - On January 3, a refurbished friendship statue located in the province of Kompong Chhnang was officially unveiled to the public by high-ranking government officials of Vietnam and Cambodia.
A monument to Cambodian and Vietnamese martyrs was inaugurated in Cambodia’s Kampot province on March 11.
(VOV) - On October 19, the Vietnam Ministry of National Defence convened their first strategic defence dialogue with their Cambodian counterparts and discussed measures to develop all around pragmatic military to military relations.
Cambodian Ambassador to Vietnam Hul Phany expressed thanks to Vietnamese volunteer soldiers for their support to the Cambodian victory over the genocidal Pol Pot regime in 1979 at a gathering of the veterans in Hanoi on April 12.
(VOV) - Vietnam gives top priority to consolidating the fine neighbourliness, traditional friendship, comprehensive and long-term cooperation with Cambodia, said Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong.