Shangri-La Dialogue 2010 Sixth Plenary Session

  • Renewing the Regional Security Architecture: General Phung Quang Thanh

    Mr. Chairman, Distinguished Delegates, Ladies and Gentlemen, I am very delighted at the opportunity of visiting the beautiful Singapore again and attending the Shangri-La Dialogue, a forum that has been receiving special attention from governments, political, defence and military leaders. Allow me to express my sincere thanks to the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) and the Government of Republic of Singapore for making this possible and for extending me the great honor...
  • Renewing the Regional Security Architecture: Purnomo Yusgiantoro

    1. Please allow me first, to express my thanks and appreciation to International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) for the invitation. I will begin to share my view on the assigned topic of Renewing Regional Security Architecture by stating that we, who live in the region, should feel fortunate to have experienced relatively conducive environment for a reasonably long period of time. In the absence of an open war, countries in the...
  • Renewing the Regional Security Architecture: Teo Chee Hean

    Thank you, John.  Colleagues, Minister Phung Quang Thanh, Indonesian Defence Minister Purnomo and friends, it has been a great delight for us to be able to welcome you to Singapore over these last few days.  We hope that you have had good discussions and, if there have been any shortcomings, please accept our apologies.  Last year when we met, we were in the midst of the global financial crisis.  The...
  • Renewing the Regional Security Architecture: Q&A

    Luvsanvandan Bold, Minister for Defence, Mongolia Mongolia’s situation is quite unique in our region because our neighbours are two giant countries and within the sub region we have the two Koreas and Japan.  Mongolia is trying to become a very active member in regional security forums.  What is the future of security in the sub-region of Northeast Asia, which is a very important region with Mongolia emerging as a major supplier...
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IISS Shangri-La Dialogue 2017

The 16th Asia Security Summit took place in Singapore from 2–4 June 2017.