U Win Myint, President of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, received representatives from ASEAN countries attending the 12th ASEAN
Ministerial Meeting on Transnational Crime and related meetings at the Presidential Palace in Nay Pyi Taw at 2pm yesterday.
During the meeting, President U Win Myint expressed his delight, saying that the 12th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Transnational Crime was a success, since cooperation between the countries in the ASEAN region is important and supporting dialogues between ASEAN partners is also important, as transnational crimes are very serious, and was discussed in the ASEAN leaders meetings, noting that terrorism is also threatening the security and stability of the region.
Union Minister for Home Affairs Lt-Gen Kyaw Swe, Union Minister for International Cooperation U Kyaw Tin, Deputy Ministers Rear Admiral Myint Nwe, Maj-Gen Than Htut and other officials were present at the meeting.
The delegates from ASEAN countries included Minister for Defence of Brunei Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Awang Haji Halbi bin Haji Md Yussof, Secretary of State Gen. Meach Sophana from Cambodia, Police General Prof. H. Muhammad Tito Karnavian from Indonesia, Vice Minister for Public Security of Lao Police Major General Somvang Thammasith, Secretary General Dato’ Alwi Bin Hj Ibrahim from Ministry of Home Affairs of Malaysia, Undersecretary General Bernardo C. Florece, Jr. (Retd.) from the Department of Home Affairs of Philippines, Parliamentary Secretary of the Ministry of Home Affairs of Singapore Amrin Amin, Deputy Minister of Interior Sutee Markboon from Thailand, Deputy Minister of Public
Security of Viet Nam Senior Lieutenant General Le Quy Vuong, Deputy Minister of Public Security of China Du Hang Wei, Matsumoto Mitsuhiro from Japan National Police Agency, Vice Minister of Justice of Republic of Korea Kim O-su and Secretary General of ASEAN Lim Jock Hoi.
MNA (Translated by Myat Thandar Aung)