Cambodian Royal Army delegation visits Vietnam

A delegation from the Cambodian Royal Army headed by General Meoung Samphan, State Secretary for the Defence Ministry, is on a working visit to Vietnam from September 18-24.

On September 19, Deputy Defence Minister Lieutenant General Le Huu Duc received the delegation, expressing his wish that the visit will contribute to promoting the traditional friendship, solidarity and mutual understanding between the two armies and people.

General Samphan expressed his delight at visiting Vietnam to witness its national development achievements.

The two sides briefed each other on the socio-economic, political, national defence and security situation in their respective countries and agreed to boost exchanges of delegations and cooperation in training, logistics and finance.

During the visit, General Samphan and his delegation are scheduled to pay a courtesy visit to Vietnamese Defence Minister General Phung Quang Thanh and visit the Defence Academy, the Commander of Military Zone 7 and units of the Vietnam People’s Army.