The organizer of the Shangri-La Dialogue said that US Secretary of Defense Austin will come to Singapore to attend the Shangri-La Dialogue.
Reuters reported that this year’s Shangri-La Dialogue will be held in Singapore on June 4 and 5. This annual forum is hosted by the International Institute for Strategic Studies (ISS) in the United Kingdom.
The British Institute for International Strategic Studies issued an e-mail statement saying, “This will be Austin’s first visit to Southeast Asia since he became the US Secretary of Defense.
Austin will attend a number of bilateral and multilateral meetings at the Shangri-La Dialogue.
The Shangri-La Dialogue in 2020 will be cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.