The 5th East Asia Summit (EAS) Foreign Ministers’ Meeting was convened in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 6 August 2015. The meeting was chaired by His Excellency Dato’ Sri Anifah Aman, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia.

Review and Future Direction of the East Asia Summit

2. The Ministers acknowledged the growing importance of the EAS in the regional architecture and reaffirmed its role as a Leaders’-led forum to discuss broad strategic, political and economic issues of common interest and concern with the aim of promoting peace, stability and economic prosperity in East Asia.

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