Phnom Penh (FN), Apr. 14 – The spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Cambodia expresses high appreciation for the cordial greetings and best wishes that the State Department of the United States of America extended to the people of Cambodia on the celebration of the Khmer New Year from 13 to 16 April 2020.

“The government and people of Cambodia highly value friendship with the United States of America and strongly believe that closer ties and good cooperation between the two nations will be further promoted with our common resolve,” according to statement dated 13 April 2020.

“We wish the government and the people of the United States of America great success in the fight against Covid-19 pandemic and its negative impacts, as our two countries and the rest of the world are facing this unprecedented challenge that has badly affected our people’s lives and the world economy,” the statement added.