Phnom Penh (FN), Dec. 27 – Viet Nam aided US$10 million to build the Ministry of Defense building, Vietnamese Defense Minister, General Ngô Xuân Lịch told Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen in a courtesy call at the Peace Palace on Friday.

According to Eang Sophalleth, personal secretary to the Premier, General Ngô Xuân Lịch congratulated Prime Minister Hun Sen on his reappointment as Cambodian Prime Minister as well as the achievements made by Cambodian People’s Party (CPP).

Both sides discussed and evaluated the achievements of the 2018 Cooperation and the 2019 annual plan, particularly strengthening the military cooperation in disaster relief, including flood, wildfires, etc., along with building military capacity.

Prime Minister Hun Sen also thanked the Vietnamese government for aiding the construction of the Ministry of National Defense’s Building.