At the meeting with the United States, ASEAN took the opportunity to talk about the South China Sea.

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 At the meeting with the United States, ASEAN took the opportunity to talk about the South China Sea.


The two sides agreed that in 2017, ASEAN and the United States commemorate the establishment of diplomatic relations 40th anniversary, which is a very important year for the development of bilateral relations. ASEAN highly appreciated the participation of President Trump in 2017 at the thirty-first ASEAN Summit Series, the visit by Vice President Burns of the United States to the ASEAN Secretariat and the special meeting of the ASEAN - American foreign minister. The United States believes that these activities again demonstrate the promise and policies of the United States to the region, and hopes that the two sides will continue to work closely together to push bilateral relations to a new level. The report said that, on this occasion, the ten ASEAN countries introduced the regional development situation, urged all countries to strengthen cooperation in order to make efforts for peace, security, stability and prosperity in the South China Sea and the region, and suggested that the United States continue to support ASEAN in implementing the ASEAN integration initiative and the 2025 ASEAN overall plan for interconnection and interoperability, and discussing ASEANs priorities in 2018, Such as promoting resilience and innovating ASEANs development, forming ASEANs smart city network and network security. The two sides reaffirmed the importance of safeguarding regional security and navigation and flying over security and freedom, and upholding the principle of adherence to international law, including the United Nations Convention on the law of the sea, 1982, on the basis of international law, including the United Nations Convention on the law of the sea, without the use of force or threat of force, restraint and the settlement of disputes by peaceful means. Source: Overseas editor: Cao Yi _NN5778 The report said that, on this occasion, the ten ASEAN countries introduced the regional development situation, urged all countries to strengthen cooperation in order to make efforts for peace, security, stability and prosperity in the South China Sea and the region, and suggested that the United States continue to support ASEAN in implementing the ASEAN integration initiative and the 2025 ASEAN overall plan for interconnection and interoperability, and discussing ASEANs priorities in 2018, Such as promoting resilience and innovating ASEANs development, forming ASEANs smart city network and network security. The two sides reaffirmed the importance of safeguarding regional security and navigation and flying over security and freedom, and upholding the principle of adherence to international law, including the United Nations Convention on the law of the sea, 1982, on the basis of international law, including the United Nations Convention on the law of the sea, without the use of force or threat of force, restraint and the settlement of disputes by peaceful means.