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The Cambodian Red Cross (CRC) and the Red Cross Society of China
(RCSC) on Tuesday pledged to further enhance bilateral relations and
cooperation in humanitarian activities.
The pledge was made
during a meeting between Annie Sok An, CRC' s first Vice President, and
Hua Jianmin, RCSC's president and Vice Chairman of the Standing
Committee of the National People's Congress.
Hua said his first visit to Cambodia was to strengthen and expand cooperation between the two humanitarian agencies.
said the RCSC decided to donate humanitarian aid worth 200, 000 U.S.
dollars to the CRC for humanitarian activities and the aid will be
Hua also highly spoke of long-standing
relations between China and Cambodia, and thanked Cambodia for its
staunch support for China on issues related to China's core interests.
Annie Sok An said Hua's visit would further promote bilateral ties between the two humanitarian bodies.
She said the CRC and the RCSC have offered mutual assistance in natural disasters.
behalf of the Cambodian Red Cross and Cambodian people, I'd like to
express my gratitude to the RCSC for its humanitarian assistance to
Cambodia during difficult times such as storm or flood disasters," said
Annie, who is wife of Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister Sok An.
She also reiterated that Cambodia fully supports one-China policy and the stance would never change.
arrived in Cambodia on Monday for a four-day visit during which he will
also pay tribute to late King Father Norodom Sihanouk at the Royal