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ASEAN senior officials discuss important issues

A series of ASEAN Senior Officials’ Meetings (SOMs) has been taking place in Indonesia ’s Yogyakarta city from March 7-9, discussing what the bloc has to work towards the building of the ASEAN Community in 2015. 

The meetings are also a preparation for the 18 th ASEAN Summit scheduled for May 7-8. 

The Director-General for ASEAN of the Indonesian Foreign Ministry, Djauhari Oratmangun said on March 6 that the SOMs will consider the implementation of each ASEAN member country’s commitments to the master plan on building the ASEAN Community, which is based on three pillars: economics, security-politics and socio-culture. 

The meetings will also work on a draft statement to be issued by ASEAN leaders at the 18 th ASEAN Summit, he said. 

According to Djauhari Oratmangun, the sensitive Thailand-Cambodia border issue will not be put on table during the meetings./.

From: vietnamplus

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