Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Services, left Yangon for the Philippines to attend 14th ASEAN Chiefs of Defence Forces Informal Meeting to be held in Manila, Philippines, at 9:50 am yesterday. Senior General Min Aung Hlaing and party were seen off at the airport by Brig-Gen Thet Pon, Commander of Yangon Region Command, and senior military officers, Ms Stephnie Alexis A.Cruz, Charge d’ affaires from Philippine Embassy to Myanmar and responsible officials.
Senior General Min Aung Hlaing and party arrived at the Ninoy Aquino airport, in Philippines at 7 pm LST, and welcomed by Brig-Gen Pedro A Sumayo, of Philippine Army, Colonel Vincete Mark P Blanco III and military officers from Philippines Army, U Win Naing, Myanmar ambassador to Philippines, Col Win Myat, military attaché (Army, Navy and Air) and responsible officials.
14th ASEAN Chiefs of
Defence Forces Informal
Meeting will be held from 17 to 19 May. During the meetings, C-in-C of Defense Services and ASEAN Chiefs will discuss separately.