Cambodia and Singapore Reaffirm Ties

(Singapore): Lieutenant General Hun Manet, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces, led a high-level delegation to pay a courtesy visit to Singaporean Prime Minister Vivian Balakrishnan, in Singapore on June 11.


On the occasion, the Singaporean Foreign Minister expressed his congratulation to Lieutenant General Hun Manet for his promotion as Commander of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces (RCAF).


“Singapore and Cambodia have been friends for a great length of time and the two countries should maintain good cooperation at both bilateral and regional levels to protect security and peace in the region on behalf of ASEAN member states,” he stressed.


In response, Lieutenant General Hun Sen supported comments of the Singaporean Foreign Minister, affirming the importance of the relationship between the two countries.


“The ASEAN community must remain one for development, prosperity and sustainability in the region. The visit will further deepen friendly ties between the two countries,” he emphasized.