Phnom Penh (FN), Oct. 12 – Chinese State Councilor and Minister of Foreign Affairs Wang Yi stated that Cambodia will be one of the first countries to receive COVID19 vaccines.

The statement was made in a Sunday meeting in Phnom Penh with Deputy Prime Minister Hor Namhong, Co-chair of Cambodia-China Intergovernmental Coordination Committee.

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said that the Chinese government and people will never forget Prime Minister Hun Sen's working visit to China in February 2020 during her most difficult time fighting COVID19 outbreak.

Minister Wang Yi highly commended Prime Minister Hun Sen’s able leadership in preventing and combating COVID19.