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Cambodia Welcomes US First Lady Michelle Obama's 'Let Girls Learn' Initiative

During her two-day stay in Siem Reap, First Lady Michelle Obama is scheduled to meet high school students to hear how U.S.-funded programs have helped them. Obama will also address U.S. Peace Corps volunteers working in Cambodia.
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Michelle Obama waved hands upon her arrival at Siem Reap International Airport. (Photo by Neou Vannarin/VOA Khmer)
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Michelle Obama waved hands upon her arrival at Siem Reap International Airport. (Photo by Neou Vannarin/VOA Khmer)

The Cambodian tourist town of Siem Reap near the famed temple complex of Angkor remains calm as usual on Friday morning, March 20, 2015, just around 12 hours before the expected arrival of US First Lady Michelle Obama who will be the first sitting First Lady to visit the country. (Nov Povleakhena/VOA Khmer)
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The Cambodian tourist town of Siem Reap near the famed temple complex of Angkor remains calm as usual on Friday morning, March 20, 2015, just around 12 hours before the expected arrival of US First Lady Michelle Obama who will be the first sitting First Lady to visit the country. (Nov Povleakhena/VOA Khmer)

The Cambodian tourist town of Siem Reap near the famed temple complex of Angkor remains calm as usual on Friday morning, March 20, 2015, just around 12 hours before the expected arrival of US First Lady Michelle Obama who will be the first sitting First Lady to visit the country. (Nov Povleakhena/VOA Khmer)
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The Cambodian tourist town of Siem Reap near the famed temple complex of Angkor remains calm as usual on Friday morning, March 20, 2015, just around 12 hours before the expected arrival of US First Lady Michelle Obama who will be the first sitting First Lady to visit the country. (Nov Povleakhena/VOA Khmer)

Michelle Obama arrived at Siem Reap International Airport. She was greeted by Cambodia first lady Bun Ranny Hun Sen, Education Minister Hang Chuon Naron, and the U.S embassador. (Photo by Neou Vannarin/VOA Khmer)
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Michelle Obama arrived at Siem Reap International Airport. She was greeted by Cambodia first lady Bun Ranny Hun Sen, Education Minister Hang Chuon Naron, and the U.S embassador. (Photo by Neou Vannarin/VOA Khmer)

The Cambodian tourist town of Siem Reap near the famed temple complex of Angkor remains calm as usual on Friday morning, March 20, 2015, just around 12 hours before the expected arrival of US First Lady Michelle Obama who will be the first sitting First Lady to visit the country. (Nov Povleakhena/VOA Khmer)
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The Cambodian tourist town of Siem Reap near the famed temple complex of Angkor remains calm as usual on Friday morning, March 20, 2015, just around 12 hours before the expected arrival of US First Lady Michelle Obama who will be the first sitting First Lady to visit the country. (Nov Povleakhena/VOA Khmer)

Michelle Obama shaked hands with Education Minister Hang Chuon Naron upon her arrival at Siem Reap International Airport. (Photo by Neou Vannarin/VOA Khmer)
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Michelle Obama shaked hands with Education Minister Hang Chuon Naron upon her arrival at Siem Reap International Airport. (Photo by Neou Vannarin/VOA Khmer)

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