Cooperation in non-traditional security issues such as maritime security, disaster relief, cyber security and peacekeeping were discussed during the virtual ASEAN-Republic of Korea Defence Ministers' Informal Meeting. The meeting was co-chaired by Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Retired Major General Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd. Yussof, Second Minister of Defence, in his capacity as ADMM Chair for 2021, and His Excellency Minister Suh Wook, Minister of National Defense, Republic of Korea.
The Minister of National Defense, Republic of Korea, also briefed on the Action Plan for Republic of Korea-ASEAN Defence Cooperation which, was welcomed by ASEAN Defence Ministers. The ASEAN Defence Ministers and representatives also expressed their appreciation to Republic of Korea for its strong commitment to the ADMM-Plus platforms, in particular, Republic of Korea's Co-Chairmanship with Malaysia on the ADMM-Plus Experts' Working Groups on Cyber Security.
Source: Radio Television Brunei