Shangri-La Dialogue 2010 First Plenary Session

  • Strengthening Security Partnerships in the Asia-Pacific: Dr Robert M Gates

    Thank you, John, for that kind introduction and, of course, as always, my thanks to everyone with the International Institute for Strategic Studies for making this conference possible.  Your hard work makes a valuable contribution to the international dialogue and facilitates understanding among the countries represented here.  I would also be remiss if I did not extend my gratitude to our Singaporean hosts and, of course, the Shangri-La Hotel for...
  • Strengthening Security Partnerships in the Asia-Pacific: Q&A

    Dr John Chipman Mr Secretary, thank you very much, and especially for the strong message that you gave us that strategic rivalries are not inevitable and that sustained and reliable military cooperation with China is important.  You made many other important reflections as well, which will have inspired debate and comment. Yoichi Kato, National Security Correspondent, The Asahi Shimbun Thank you, Mr Secretary, for a comprehensive and very clear message.  You talked about...
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IISS Shangri-La Dialogue 2018

The 17th Asia Security Summit will be held in Singapore on 1–3 June 2018.