Opening Ceremony of ADMM-Plus Experts’ Working Group on Counter-Terrorism (EWG on CT) Tabletop Exercises Held

The opening ceremony of the ADMM-Plus Experts’ Working Group on Counter-Terrorism (EWG on CT) tabletop exercises, co-chaired by Myanmar and the Russian Federation, was held at Park Royal Hotel in Nay Pyi Taw on 2 August. Chief of General Staff (Army, Navy, and Air) General Maung Maung Aye attended the ceremony, opened the ceremony using a touch screen and delivered his opening remarks.

After the opening ceremony, the Chief of General Staff (Army, Navy, and Air) General Maung Maung Aye took a documentary photo together with representatives from ASEAN member states and dialogue partners. Then, Myanmar and Russia Co-chairs led the program according to the agenda.

Senior military officers from 12 ASEAN Plus countries participated in the Table Top Exercises.

Myanmar and Russia have assumed joint responsibility as co-chairs of the ADMM-Plus Experts’ Working Group on Counter Terrorism from 2021 to 2023. They are actively working to enhance mutual relations, understanding, trust and friendship among the armed forces from the member countries and partner nations, and also promote cooperation among member countries in counter-terrorism tasks.

In the evening, the Chief of General Staff (Army, Navy, and Air) General Maung Maung Aye received a delegation led by Lt-Gen Mikhail Nosulev, Deputy Commander of the Eastern Military District of Russia, who is also attending the exercises, at the Bayintnaung Villa. The two military leaders engaged in a friendly discussion, exploring opportunities to enhance cooperation and friendship between their respective armed forces.

The meeting was attended by the Chief of General Staff (Army, Navy, and Air) together with the officials from the Office of the Commander-in-Chief (Army). The Deputy Commander of the Eastern Military District of Russia was accompanied by the Military Attaché of the Russian Federation to Myanmar Colonel Sergey S Kurchenko and the officials from the military of the Russian Federation.

Source: GNLM (3-8-2023)

 

  • The opening ceremony of the ADMM-Plus Experts’ Working Group on Counter-Terrorism (EWG on CT) tabletop exercises, co-chaired by Myanmar and the Russian Federation, was held at Park Royal Hotel in Nay Pyi Taw.
  • During the meeting between the Chief of General Staff (Army, Navy, and Air) General Maung Maung Aye and a delegation led by Lt-Gen Mikhail Nosulev, Deputy Commander of the Eastern Military District of Russia, who is also attending the exercises, at the Bayintnaung Villa, the two military leaders engaged in a friendly discussion, exploring opportunities to enhance cooperation and friendship between their respective armed forces.
engdate: 
Thursday, August 3, 2023 - 11:30
month: 
August, 2023