Chinese ambassador to Cambodia Wang Wentian said that China was committed to respect the Kingdom’s sovereignty and independence, according to an official.
Mr Wang today met with National Assembly president Heng Samrin after being appointed new ambassador to Cambodia.
Speaking to reporters at the National Assembly after the meeting, Keo Piseth, cabinet chief of Mr Samrin, said that Mr Wang said that China continues to maintain good cooperation as comprehensive strategic partnership between China and Cambodia.
Mr Piseth said that China kept its stance to support Cambodia in all circumstances, including economic development and respect for the Kingdom’s sovereignty.
“China always supports Cambodia’s political situation as it walks on the right path and also supports Cambodia’s independence, and territorial integrity,” Mr Piseth quoted Mr Wang as saying.
Mr Wang said that Cambodia is a good neighbour and good friend with China and pledged to deepen good relations, according to Mr Piseth.
Mr Wang also congratulated Cambodian People’s Party for winning all 125 seats in the National Assembly.