BANGKOK (NNT) - Ministers of Defense from various countries are arriving in Thailand to attend the ASEAN Defense Ministers’ Meeting Plus (ADMM PLUS).
Prior to the opening ceremony of the ADMM Plus tomorrow, the Ministers of Defense of various countries will have assembled in Thailand. This afternoon, bilateral discussions are being held between member countries and dialogue partners to strengthen relations and promote close cooperation. The ADMM Retreat and the 6th ADMM-Plus meeting on the concept of sustainable security are aimed at enhancing military security, promoting trust and strengthening security cooperation between ASEAN and dialogue partners in all respects.
Discussions will be held on cooperation in seven areas: humanitarian assistance and disaster relief, maritime security, military medicine, counter-terrorism, peacekeeping operations, humanitarian mine operations and cyber security.
Meanwhile, Anantara and Avani Riverside hotels, which are being used as the venues, are ready for the forums. Avani Hotel is to be used as the meeting venue of ADMM Plus representatives. The media center which is used to accommodate members of the news media is located in the 1st floor Chao Phraya room, of the Anantara Hotel. Security measures have been tightened for the meeting.