Phnom Penh (FN), Feb. 24 – Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen announced that the Malaysian prime minister Anwar Ibrahim will pay an official visit to Cambodia and attend the Ramadan Iftar on 27 March 2023.
The premier spoke at the graduation of more than 7,000 students of the Royal University of Phnom Penh, held on Friday (Feb. 24) at Diamond Island Exhibition and Convention Center.
"Malaysian prime minister Anwar Ibrahim will pay an official visit to Cambodia and attend the Ramadan Iftar. Even we are not a Muslim country, we celebrate Ramadan Iftar annually," the premier underscored.
Samdech added that ambassadors of Muslim countries, including the secretary-general of the OIC always attend Ramadan Iftar in the kingdom. Importantly, this year, the Malaysian prime minister also attend in this event. In this sense, it reflects the kingdom's multi racial and religious harmony.