President of the Republic of Indonesia H.E. Joko Widodo has reaffirmed that Indonesia will extend support for Cambodia for the success of its ASEAN chairmanship in 2022.
H.E. Joko Widodo made the reaffirmation in a telephone conversation this morning with Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Cambodia, according to H.E. Eang Sophalleth, Personal Assistant to Samdech Techo.
H.E. Joko Widodo also extended New Year best wishes to Samdech Techo Hun Sen, his spouse and their family members, and expressed his congratulations to the Cambodian Premier on being the ASEAN Chair this year.
In reply, Samdech Techo Hun Sen thanked the Indonesian president for the New Year wishes and support for Cambodia’s ASEAN chairmanship in 2022, as well as for his participation in the 13th ASEM Summit hosted by the Kingdom on Nov. 25-26, 2021.
The Cambodian Prime Minister spoke highly of the active contribution of Indonesia in initiating new ideas, including the recent ones – ASEAN Outlook on the Indo-Pacific which is a key document of ASEAN in managing its relations with external partners and maintaining the ASEAN Centrality, and the preparation of ASEAN travel corridor in response to the restrictions caused by COVID-19.
Source: Agency Kampuchea Press