Cambodia To Mark the Fifth Year Anniversary of King-Father Norodom Sihanouk’s Passing Away This Weekend

AKP Phnom Penh, October 13, 2017 –

Cambodian people across the country will commemorate this Sunday the fifth year anniversary of His Majesty the King-Father Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk (Preah Borom Ratanak Kaudh)’s passing away.

High-ranking delegations of the Senate, National Assembly, government ministries and institutions will take turn to lay wreaths at the late King-Father’s Memorial Statue, located in a public park, east of the Monument of Independence.

His Majesty the King-Father Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk passed away on Oct. 15, 2012 at 01:20 am (time in Phnom Penh) in Beijing, China at the age of 90 from natural causes.

October 15 is set to be a national holiday in Cambodia to commemorate the late King-Father’s sacrifice for the nation.

By C. Nika

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