Lee Hsien Loong, Asean, Myanmar

Lee Hsien Loong, Asean

PM Lee to travel to Jakarta for ASEAN summit on Myanmar crisis

PM Lee to travel to Jakarta for ASEAN summit on Myanmar crisis

23/4/2021 1:37:00 PM

PM Lee to travel to Jakarta for ASEAN summit on Myanmar crisis

SINGAPORE: Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong will travel to Jakarta on Saturday (Apr 24) to attend a meeting of the Association of ...

BookmarkSINGAPORE: Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong will travel to Jakarta on Saturday (Apr 24) to attend a meeting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), where the crisis in army-ruled Myanmar is set to be discussed.Leaders at the summit will discuss the situation in Myanmar, “which has had a serious impact on the peace and stability of ASEAN and the region”, the Prime Minister’s Office said in a statement on Friday.

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AdvertisementREAD: ASEAN leaders to meet over Myanmar, chair Brunei saysMr Lee will be accompanied by Minister for Foreign Affairs Vivian Balakrishnan and officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security Teo Chee Hean will be the Acting Prime Minister in Mr Lee’s absence.

Myanmar has been in crisis since a Feb 1 military coup that ousted the elected government of Aung San Suu Kyi.AdvertisementAdvertisement Read more: CNA »

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ASEAN itself breaks its charter for inviting illegitimate Murderer-in-chief MAL instead of inviting our elected legitimate National_Unity_Government that was formed by our elected lawmakers who were won in election. Shame on you ASEAN. Shame on you ASEAN leaders or dictators. Why hasn’t ASEAN invited our elected NUGMyanmar yet?ASEAN needs to be mindful that MAL-led terrorists committed crimes& high treason. Is ASEAN sure that outcomes from summit’ll be able to prevent junta terrorists from doubling down on repression& murdering us? WeSupportNUG

should have just sent our foreign minister there...having PM Lee attending personally is tantamount to recognising the legitimacy of the military junta government. In renowned speech of Nelson_Mandela: “I am prepared for die” How’s Murderer MAL? Ready to fly OR Ready to dive OR Ready to die 🥶 INTERPOL_HQ SchranerBurgen1 shafiur KenRoth DominicRaab SAdamsR2P USUN cvdom2021 nytimes IrrawaddyNews guardian JanHae14 NHKWORLD_News

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