Update: 21:04 | 06/01/2019
Cambodia’s developments in various fields over the past 40 years are inseparable from Vietnam’s support and help, a Cambodian official affirmed on January 6.
Speaking at a ceremony in Ho Chi Minh City to mark the 40th anniversary of the victory day of the southwestern border
At the ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the victory day of the southwestern border defence war and overthrow of the genocidal regime in Cambodia.
The diplomat also affirmed that without that day, there will be nothing of Cambodia today, describing this as a truth of the history unshakable by any reactionary force.
At the ceremony, Vice Admiral Tran Hoai Trung, Secretary of the Party Committee and Political Commissar of Military Region 7 recalled the days when they fought to defend the border and joined hands with Cambodian troops and people to topple the genocidal regime 40 years ago. He affirmed that the victory is of a very great significance in the survival and development of the Cambodian nation.
The combatant solidarity between the peoples of Vietnam and Cambodia will be inscribed forever in the history as vivid evidence affirming the bright justice and pure help from the Vietnamese people to the Cambodian peers, the officer stressed.
Vietnam’s Military Region 7 directly made great contributions to the war and helped Cambodian people in 10 years.
Participants at the ceremony also shared their memories of the days full of hardships,