Chinese defense minister attends 4th ADMM-Plus in Philippines

中国国防部长出席第四次东盟防长扩大会并发言

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China Military Online
Editor
Li Jiayao
Time
2017-10-26

CLARK, the Philippines, Oct. 25 (ChinaMil) -- Defense department leaders from ten ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) nations and eight dialog partners gathered here for the 4th ASEAN Defense Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM)-Plus held on Tuesday. Chinese State Councilor and Defense Minister Gen. Chang Wanquan attended the meeting.

10月24日上午,第四次东盟防长扩大会在菲律宾克拉克举行,国务委员兼国防部长常万全与东盟10国、其他7个东盟对话伙伴国防务部门领导人共同出席。

Chang said in his speech that as the world's largest developing country, China's peaceful development is closely related with the future of the Asia-Pacific region, China will always hold high the banner of peace, development, cooperation and mutual wins, unswervingly follow the road of peaceful development and be committed to building a community of shared future for mankind.

常万全说,作为世界上最大的发展中国家,中国的和平发展与亚太的未来息息相关。中方将坚决贯彻习近平主席提出的一系列外交新思想新理念新倡议,始终高举和平、发展、合作、共赢的旗帜,坚定不移走和平发展道路,致力于构建人类命运共同体。

China advocates that world countries should follow the path of security cooperation through joint efforts to achieve a win-win result enjoyed by all, surmount the "zero-sum thinking", avoid and minimize risks through dialogue and consultation and properly handle disputes and heated sensitive issues, he added.

中方主张,各国应走共建共享共赢的安全合作之路,超越“零和思维”,通过对话协商、规避和管控风险,妥善处理争议和热点敏感问题。

Chang said that the Chinese military will continue to deepen the friendly exchanges and pragmatic cooperation with militaries of world countries, including the countries in the Asian-Pacific region, enhance mutual understanding and trust, promote the in-depth development of multi-lateral security dialogue and cooperation mechanism in the region, so as to jointly safeguard peace and stability of the region and the world at large to achieve common prosperity.

常万全表示,中国军队将继续深化包括同亚太国家在内的世界各国军队的友好交流和务实合作,增进相互了解和信任,推动地区多边安全对话合作机制深入发展,共同维护地区乃至世界的和平与稳定,实现共同繁荣。

The meeting was chaired by Secretary of National Defense of the Philippines Delfin Lorenzana. Defense leaders from various countries delivered speeches at the meeting on regional security situations and issues of common concern. Philippines' President Rodrigo Roa Duterte met with collectively the defense ministers attending the 4th ASEAN Defense Ministers’ Meeting (ADMM)-Plus.

大会由东盟轮值主席国菲律宾国防部长洛伦萨纳主持,各国防务部门领导人在会上就地区安全形势和共同关心的问题分别作了发言。菲律宾总统杜特尔特集体会见了与会的各国防长。

At the sideline of the China-ASEAN Defense Ministers' Informal Meeting and the ADMM-Plus, Chang held bilateral talks with the defense ministers of Russia, Singapore, Malaysia and the Republic of Korea respectively.

出席中国―东盟防长非正式会晤和东盟防长扩大会期间,常万全与俄罗斯、新加坡、马来西亚和韩国等国防部长分别进行了双边会谈。

 

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