A Roundtable on Counter-Terrorism between Myanmar and Indonesia was held at the National Reconciliation and Peace Centre in Nay Pyi Taw yesterday at 9:00 am.
The Roundtable was chaired by U Thaung Tun, National Security Advisor to the Union Government.
At the roundtable, the two sides discussed the growing menace of terrorism and violent extremism in the region and ways and means to fight against the challenge through increased cooperation at the bilateral, regional, and international levels.
The group photo session took place after concluding the Roundtable at 12:00 pm.
It was attended by Maj-Gen. Than Htut, Deputy Minister for Border Affairs, senior officials from the Office of the Commander-in-Chief (Army), Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Home Affairs, Ministry of the Office of the State Counsellor, Ministry of Labor, Immigration and Population as well as H.E. Dr. Ito Sumardi, Ambassador of Indonesia, high level representatives from National Counter-Terrorism of Indonesia and the Indonesia Embassy of Yangon.