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Their Majesties the King and Queen-Mother Back Home from Routine Medical Visit in China

His Majesty Preah Bat Samdech Preah Boromneath Norodom Sihamoni, King of Cambodia and Her Majesty Queen-Mother Norodom Monineath Sihanouk arrived home this afternoon after spending more than a month in China for their routine medical checkup.

The monarchs were warmly welcomed upon their arrival at Phnom Penh International Airport by Senate President Samdech Vibol Sena Pheakdei Say Chhum, National Assembly President Samdech Akka Moha Ponhea Chakrei Heng Samrin, Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen, as well as many other high-ranking officials and royal family members.

Chinese Ambassador to Cambodia H.E. Wang Wentian were also present on the occasion.

The Cambodian monarchs underwent their routine medical checkup in China since Aug. 21, 2022.

During their stay in China, they presided over the commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the birth of late His Majesty the King-Father Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk.

Besides, His Majesty the King visited key attractions in Hunan province such as ancient Kaifu Temple and the Yuelu Academy, one of the most prestigious academies in China, and laid a wreath at Chairman Mao Zedong’s statue.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press