US State Department on Cambodia National Day

Washington, DC (STL.News) Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken released the following statement:

On behalf of the United States of America, I send my warmest wishes to the people of Cambodia as you commemorate 68 years of independence on November 9.

The United States looks forward to working together with Cambodia as the next ASEAN Chair to maintain peace and security through strong leadership on sustainable development in the Indo-Pacific region.  We will continue to stand with the Cambodian people as they pursue a more prosperous, democratic, and independent future and as they celebrate the values both Cambodians and Americans share.  The United States also looks forward to working closely with you to build back better from this pandemic.

Congratulations to the Cambodian people on Cambodia’s National Day.