Phnom Penh (FN), Jan. 13 – Hideo Yamada, honorary consul of Cambodia in Osaka, supported Cambodia’s army commander Hun Manet on being endorsed by the Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) to be the future Cambodian prime minister, speaking in his 2-minute video seen by Fresh News on Thursday.

“Given this long-time friendship of ours, I know that Hun Manet is a man of great brilliance and passion, who will give in your best effort to achieve your goals in life. At the same time, you are also a big-hearted person, always never forgetting to show care and concern to the people around you,” Hideo said.

“I strongly believe that Hun Manet will contribute to greater economic progress to Cambodia and bring peace and prosperity to citizens of Cambodia with his leadership,” he added.

Below is Hideo Yamasa's full video.