Defence Minister represented at ADMM Retreat, ADMM Plus in Bangkok

VOV.VN - A senior military delegation of Vietnam Defence led by Minister General Ngo Xuan Lich on November 16 attended the ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM) Retreat and the sixth ADMM Plus in Bangkok, Thailand from November 16-19.

Vietnam’s participation at the events, at the invitation of Thai PM and Defence Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha, demonstrated the nation’s active, proactive and responsible engagement in cooperation areas within the ADMM and ADMM Plus and its efforts to implement the country’s initiatives in the ASEAN defence cooperation framework.

Through the events, Vietnam aims to affirm its role and standing in the region and the world by becoming involved in multilateral forums as well as promoting combined efforts to maintain peace, stability and development in the region.

After the sixth ADMM Plus, Vietnam will receive the role of ADMM and ADMM Plus Chair from Thailand.