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

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

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