China-Cambodia ties

Added On January 13, 2018

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang pledged on Thursday to build a community of shared future with Cambodia that is of strategic significance.
Li made the pledge in his talks with Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen in the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh.
Li attended the second Lancang-Mekong Cooperation (LMC) leaders' meeting in Phnom Penh and paid an official visit to Cambodia from Jan. 10-11.
Calling the two countries close neighbors with profound friendship, Li said China always respects Cambodia's sovereignty and independence, and supports the country to stick to a development path with Cambodian characteristics.
Hailing the second LMC leaders' meeting as fruitful, Li said China expects to maintain close coordination with Cambodia and to contribute to regional development and prosperity. 
For his part, Hun Sen said Premier Li's visit would consolidate the bilateral friendship and boost the two countries' comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership to a new stage. 
After their talks, Li and Hun Sen witnessed the signing of 19 bilateral cooperative documents.