FM says Serbia wants to expand cooperation with ASEAN

NEWS 24.05.2022 12:09
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Source: FoNet/MSP

Foreign Minister Nikola Selakovic said on Tuesday that Serbia wants to expand cooperation and partnership with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

Selakovic told ASEAN Secretary General Lim Jock Hoi in Jakarta that Serbia is carefully following the organization’s activities, adding that it shares its values and political principles based on respect for independence, sovereignty, equality, territorial integrity and the national identity of all people with no interference in the internal affairs of other states and overcoming all differences peacefully, a ministry press release said.

The press release quoted the Foreign Minister as saying that intensive contacts and visits to ASEAN member states will continue.

It said that Selakovic is on a tour of Asia with the meeting with he top ASEAN official at the end of his two day visit to Indonesia on the first stop of his tour.