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Chinese premier visits former Cambodian King ahead of Lunar New Year

01-21-2012 09:01 BJT Special Report:2012 Spring Festival |

BEIJING, Jan. 20 (Xinhua) -- Premier Wen Jiabao visited former Cambodian King Norodom Sihanouk, his wife and Cambodia's King Norodom Sihamoni in Beijing on Friday to extend Lunar New Year greetings.


Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao (2nd L) visits former Cambodian King Norodom Sihanouk
(2nd R), his wife Norodom Monineath (1st R) and Cambodia's King Norodom Sihamoni
(1st L) in Beijing, capital of China, Jan. 20, 2012. Wen Jiabao visited the Cambodian
royal family members here on Friday to extend Lunar New Year greetings. Wen also
conveyed President Hu Jintao's greetings to them, and wished Sihanouk and his wife
good health. (Xinhua/Rao Aimin)

Wen also conveyed President Hu Jintao's greetings to them, and wished Sihanouk and his wife good health.

Wen spoke highly of their important contribution to boosting China-Cambodia friendship, adding the ever-lasting friendship between both countries had withstood tests of various kinds.

He said he believed China-Cambodia ties would move forward more vigorously with joint efforts from both sides.

Sihanouk and Sihamoni extended their New Year greetings to the Chinese people. They wished China greater prosperity and hoped Cambodia-China cooperation could progress further in the Year of the Dragon.


Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao (L, front) visits former Cambodian King
Norodom Sihanouk (R, front), his wife Norodom Monineath and Cambodia's
King Norodom Sihamoni in Beijing, capital of China, Jan. 20, 2012. Wen
Jiabao visited the Cambodian royal family members here on Friday to
extend Lunar New Year greetings. Wen also conveyed President Hu Jintao's
greetings to them, and wished Sihanouk and his wife good health.
(Xinhua/Rao Aimin)

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao (1st R, front) visits former Cambodian King Norodom
Sihanouk (2nd R, front), his wife Norodom Monineath (1st L, front) and Cambodia's
King Norodom Sihamoni in Beijing, capital of China, Jan. 20, 2012. Wen Jiabao visited
the Cambodian royal family members here on Friday to extend Lunar New Year greetings.
Wen also conveyed President Hu Jintao's greetings to them, and wished Sihanouk and
his wife good health. (Xinhua/Rao Aimin)

Editor:Zhang Hao |Source: Xinhua

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