Sok Phal, secretary of state at the Ministry of Interior, said that since 1975 there are currently 8,976 legal immigrants in Cambodia, the highest number of Vietnamese.

At the closing ceremony of the Annual General Meeting of 2019 and the Direction of Employment of the Department of Immigration in the afternoon of January 30, 2020, Mr. Sok Phal said: 1957 to date, there are 8,976. "

"Who wants to say that the number is 500,000, the number is 200,000, but the actual number that the immigration department owns at the Ministry of Interior is only 897786," ​​he said.

He said the figure was uncluttered. Legal aliens in Cambodia are 11 nationalities. He said if anyone found more figures, they should report to the Interior Ministry. By Eng Bucheng