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Swedish National Day at the Intercontinental Hotel

On Monday, June 6, the Embassy of Sweden celebrated Swedish National Day at the InterContinental Hotel. This event was presided over by guest of honour, Prak Sokhonn, senior minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and hosted by Swedish Ambassador Anna Maj Hultgård. More than 350 distinguished guests attended, including government officials, diplomatic missions, private sector and development partners, civil society, and friends to Sweden. The atmosphere was vibrant, open, and informal. It was also an occasion to showcase Swedish activities in Cambodia during the past year. The event was spiced up by a great performance by Bella Voce choir singing ABBA songs, followed by Swedish DJ Jonathan, who made the crowd rock the dance floor to Swedish music. Guest also enjoyed Swedish delicacies. Photos by Chhim Sreyneang and Supplies

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