Phnom Penh (FN), Sep. 9 – Foreign minister of the Republic of Korea Chung Eui-yong commended the Royal Government of Cambodia's effort in laying out the effective measures to combat COVID19, such as the timely vaccination rollout across the country.

His statement was made during Cambodian foreign minister Prak Sokhonn’s official visit to the Republic of Korea from 6-8 September 2021.

The ROK foreign minister highly valued Cambodia’s generous assistance to neighboring countries for helping them fighting against COVID19.

Minister Prak Sokhonn also commended the Korean Government and people for their effective containment of the COVID19 outbreak, which resulted in a strong socio-economic recovery, and valued the active role of ROK in vaccine multilateralism. He also expressed Cambodia's appreciation to the government of the Republic of Korea for the donation and medical supplies extended to Cambodia to fight against the COVID19 pandemic.