Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc of Vietnam, chairing the Asean summit, delivers a speech at its opening ceremony. Photo: Xinhua
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc of Vietnam, chairing the Asean summit, delivers a speech at its opening ceremony. Photo: Xinhua
Asean

South China Sea disputes, Rohingya refugees on agenda at Asean meeting

  • The 10 members also pledged to work together to limit the economic fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic
  • There are also indications they agreed on tougher language over the waterway, where five Asean nations have competing claims with China

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc of Vietnam, chairing the Asean summit, delivers a speech at its opening ceremony. Photo: Xinhua
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc of Vietnam, chairing the Asean summit, delivers a speech at its opening ceremony. Photo: Xinhua
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