Defense Minister Lee Jong-seop will attend the 20th Asia Security Conference to be held in Singapore from tomorrow (2nd) to 4th, the Ministry of National Defense announced today.
During the meeting, Minister Lee intends to hold a series of talks between the defense ministers of South Korea, Japan, China, and the United States and Japan. In particular, it is expected that the South Korea-US-Japan talks will discuss in details how to set up a North Korean missile warning information sharing system.
The meeting between the defense ministers of Korea and Japan will be held for the first time in four years since November 2019, and it is expected that the main issue will be dealt with in this meeting, which is the biggest obstacle to the expansion of defense exchanges. between the two countries.
This multilateral security conference, also known as the Shangri-La Dialogue, is held every year at the Shangri-La Hotel in Singapore. This year, defense ministers and high-ranking officials from around 40 countries are participating.