SBY to inspect ASEAN Summit preparations
President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono is scheduled to inspect preparations for the 19th ASEAN Summit in Bali, an international meeting that is expected to be attended by various heads of state including US President Barrack Obama.
“The President will monitor the preparations for the ASEAN Summit.
This is a big event for ASEAN, ASEAN+ and the ASEAN Summit,” Presidential spokesman Julian Aldrian Pasha said at the Presidential Palace in Jakarta on Monday as quoted by tribunnews.com.
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev is also scheduled to attend the
international event. Both Obama and Medvedev are slated to attend the East Asia Summit, one of series of events that are part of the ASEAN Summit. Another of the summit's main events is the ASEAN-India Summit, which will discuss the relations between ASEAN countries and India.