VECONAC delegation calls on Secretary-General of ASEAN
The VECONAC delegation with His Excellency Dato Lim Jock Hoi, Secretary-General of ASEAN (centre) at the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta.
A delegation of heads of veteran member organisations of the Veterans Confederation of ASEAN Countries (VECONAC) led by BG (Ret) Somphon Keomixay, paid a courtesy call on His Excellency Dato Lim Jock Hoi, Secretary-General of ASEAN at the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta on 7 August 2018.
President LVRI LTG (Rtd) Rais Abin (right row in headdress) hosting breakfast meeting. To his left is VECONAC President BG (Ret) Somphon of Lao PDR.
BG (Ret) Somphon is VECONAC president and president of Lao National Veterans Federation.
Lao PDR is VECONAC Chair in 2018.
The VECONAC delegation at the LVRI headquarters.
Earlier on 7 August 2018, the delegates were hosted to breakfast by the Legion Veterans of The Republic of Indonesia (LVRI). They later also visited the LVRI headquarters and were warmly welcomed by LVRI’s President, LTG (Rtd) Rais Abin.
And on 8 August 2018, the VECONAC delegation also attended the ASEAN 51st Anniversary Celebration at the ASEAN Secretariat.
The visit to Jakarta ended the same evening with a farewell dinner among the VECONAC members.
The VECONAC delegation at the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta to attend the ASEAN 51st Anniversary Celebration.