ASEAN counterterrorism - updates

Rappler's latest stories on ASEAN counterterrorism


ASEAN leaders tackle Rohingya crisis, urge South China Sea calm

Mar 18, 2018 - 6:29 PM

While it noted a resolve to 'protect human rights,' it failed to condemn member state Myanmar's treatment of the Muslim-minority Rohingya

ASEAN LEADERS. The region's leaders pose in solidarity during the ASEAn Summit and Related Summits in Manila, Philippines in November 2017. Malacañang file photo

Duterte, Jokowi agree to step up joint anti-terror efforts

Jun 22, 2017 - 1:43 PM

In a June 21 phone conversation the two leaders also discuss the need for more cooperation among Southeast Asian countries against violent extremism

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte accompanies Indonesia President Joko Widodo as they enter the Malacañan Palace on April 28, 2017 for a bilateral meeting. Malacañan Photo