1. The 7th ASEAN-United States (U.S.) Summit was held in Bangkok, Kingdom of Thailand on 4 November 2019. The Meeting was chaired by H.E. General Prayut Chan-o-cha (Ret.), Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Thailand, and attended by Heads of State/Government of ASEAN Member States and their representatives as well as Ambassador Robert C. O’Brien, Special Envoy of the Honorable Donald J. Trump, President of the United States of America. The Secretary-General of ASEAN was also in attendance.

2. ASEAN Leaders welcomed the warm message from President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America, as delivered in his letter to all ASEAN Heads of State/Government that the U.S. remains firmly committed to enhancing the ASEAN-US Strategic Partnership and appreciated the invitation by the President of the United States of America for ASEAN Heads of State/Government to attend a special summit between the two sides in the United States in 2020.

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