India attends ADMM-PLUS Meeting virtually
Part of: GS Prelims and GS-II – International Relations
- Indian Defence Minister recently attended the 14th ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Plus organized online at Hanoi, Vietnam that marked the 10th anniversary of ADMM Plus.
Important value addition
ASEAN Defense Minister’s Meeting-Plus (ADMM-Plus)
- ADMM-Plus is the only official framework of Defense Minister’s meetings in the Asia-Pacific Region.
- It is a platform for ASEAN and its eight Dialogue Partners to strengthen security and defence cooperation for peace, stability, and development in the region.
- Members: The ADMM-Plus comprises the ten ASEAN countries as well as Australia, China, Japan, India, the Republic of Korea, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.
- Established in: 2010.