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State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi Speaks by Phone with Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Prak Sokhonn

2020/04/28

On 27 April, State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi had a phone call with Prak Sokhonn, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Cambodia.

Wang said that since the start of COVID-19, China and Cambodia have assisted each other like brothers to weather the trying circumstances together. He highlighted the firmest support offered by Cambodia at the crucial moment in China's response efforts. King Norodom Sihamoni and Queen Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk expressed sympathies to President Xi Jinping and provided assistance in cash. Prime Minister Hun Sen visited China at the height of the situation to show his support. China has reciprocated such kindness by sending to Cambodia a government expert group, the first to China's neighbors, and a military expert group, one of the first sent by China globally, and providing medical supplies and sharing diagnostic and therapeutic experience. China is heartened to see that COVID-19 has been largely contained in Cambodia and is confident that the Cambodian people will prevail over the virus under the leadership of Prime Minister Hun Sen.

Wang said that China, since the very beginning, has shared information with the rest of the international community in an open and transparent manner and actively engaged in in