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U.S. Department of Defense

May 3, 2021
Release

Statement From Pentagon Press Secretary John F. Kirby on Upcoming Secretary of Defense Travel

Pentagon Press Secretary John F. Kirby provided the following statement:

Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III is looking forward to attending the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore, June 4-5. This will be the Secretary's first trip to Southeast Asia. The IISS Shangri-La Dialogue brings together defense ministers, chiefs of defense, and other high-ranking government officials from approximately 30 countries to discuss security challenges facing the Indo-Pacific. The Secretary will deliver on-the-record remarks on "Advancing the United States' Indo-Pacific Strategy," and hold bilateral and multilateral engagements with regional counterparts on the margins of the event.

https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Releases/Release/Article/2594234/



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