US Defense Secretary to visit Vietnam, Philippines

WASHINGTON: US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin will visit Vietnam and the Philippines later this month, the Pentagon said on Monday (Jul 19).

“Secretary Austin’s visit will demonstrate the importance the Biden-Harris Administration places on Southeast Asia and on ASEAN as an essential part of the Indo-Pacific’s architecture,” Pentagon spokesman John Kirby said.


This website uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you accept our use of cookies.