TRUMP TO ATTEND ASIA SUMMITS

Jakarta, – US President Donald Trump will attend a series of key summits in Asia in November, his vice president said Thursday.

The US president will attend the US-ASEAN and East Asia meetings in the Philippines, as well as a gathering of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) group in Vietnam, Vice President Mike Pence said.

Trump’s attendance at the meetings was “a sign, I hope to all, of our firm and unwavering commitment to build on the strong foundations that we already share”, Pence said during a visit to Indonesia.

The announcement came as Pence visited the Jakarta headquarters of the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and met representatives of the bloc. (QNA)

Source: Qatar News Agency