Counter Terrorism: NSA Attended Sub-Regional Meeting On Counter Terrorism In Indonesia

10 August 2018

Myanmar delegation led by Union Minister for the Office of the Union Government and National Security Advisor U Thaung Tun attended the Sub-regional Meeting on Counter Terrorism held in Indonesia from 5th to 9th August 2018.

In Lombok, the Union Minister had separate meetings with Mr. Wiranto, Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs of Indonesia and Mr. Peter Dutton, Minister for Home Affairs of Australia. In the meetings, they exchanged views on matters relating to the emerging threats of terrorism and radicalism in the region. The Union Minister briefed his counterparts on the developments in Rakhine State.

The Union Minister also informed the Indonesian Foreign Minister of the latest developments in Rakhine including the government’s implementation of the agreements on repatriation of displaced persons signed between Myanmar and Bangladesh as well as progress of implementation on the MOU between Myanmar and UN Agencies.

The Union Minister, in his capacity as the Chairman of Myanmar Investment Commission, met with Indonesian business community at the Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and explained the change and transformation taking place in the investment sector and business opportunities in Myanmar.