President in Cambodia…
August 9, 2019
With the objective of further strengthening religious ties between Sri Lanka and Cambodia, President Maithripala Sirisena participated in several Buddhist religious programmes today (9), the President’s Media Division said.
President Sirisena is currently on a state visit to Cambodia on an invitation extended by the Government of Cambodia.
The President today visited Angkor in Cambodia’s Northern Province of Siem Reap. Angkor Archeological Park, one of the most important archeological sites in Southeast Asia and a UNESCO heritage site contains magnificent remains of the different capitals of the Khmer Empire from the 9th Century to 15th Century.
The Deputy Prime Minister of Cambodia Samdech Chaufea Veang Kong Som OI joined the President on the excursion.