ASEAN expands cooperation with RoK in prevention and combat of transnational crimes

20:08 02/10/2021

Lieutenant General Luong Tam Quang, Deputy Minister of Public Security (MPS), led a Vietnamese MPS delegation to attend the 2nd AMMTC Plus Republic of Korea in the framework of the ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Transnational Crime (AMMTC). 

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Delegates attends the virtual meeting. 

Speaking at the AMMTC Plus the Republic of Korea Consultation, Deputy Minister Luong Tam Quang affirmed that, as the coordinator of the ASEAN - Republic of Korea dialogue in the period of 2021-2024, Vietnam is committed to strengthening and deepening the ASEAN-Republic of Korea strategic partnership, on the basis of mutual understanding, respect, shared vision and mutual benefits for the countries and peoples of the two sides.

At the virtual meetings, the parties adopted the Joint Statement of the 11th AMMTC Plus3 on Transnational Crime Prevention and Control; the Joint Statement of the 6th AMMTC Plus Japan on Transnational Crime Prevention and Control; and the Joint Statement of the 2nd AMMTC Plus the Republic of Korea on Transnational Crime Prevention and Control.

On the same day, the Vietnamsese delegation led by Deputy Minister Luong Tam Quang attended other consultation meetings in the framework of the ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Transnational Crime (AMMTC), namely  the 8th AMMTC Plus China, the 6th AMMTC Plus Japan, and AMMTC Plus 3.

By DT