Statements and Communiques

February 2, 2015

Office of the Spokesperson

Washington, DC

On February 2, Counselor Tom Shannon and Senior Advisor to the Secretary Ambassador David Thorne led a U.S. delegation to the Extraordinary Meeting of the ...

November 14, 2014

The White House

Office of the Press Secretary

For Immediate Release

Today in Rangoon, Burma, President Obama announced a significant expansion of the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) at a town hall with 400 youth from the member...

November 13, 2014

The White House

Office of the Press Secretary

For Immediate Release

Today, President Obama met with Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) leaders and foreign ministers and the ASEAN Secretariat's Secretary-General at the 2nd...

August 10, 2014

Media Note

Office of the Spokesperson

Washington, DC

On August 9, 2014, the Foreign Ministers of Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Thailand, and Viet Nam, the Secretary-General of ASEAN and the...

August 10, 2014

Media Note

Office of the Spokesperson

Washington, DC

On August 9, 2014, the U.S. Secretary of State and the Foreign Ministers of Australia, Cambodia, Japan, Lao PDR, Myanmar, New Zealand, the Republic of Korea, Thailand,...