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ASEAN: Southeast Asian leaders sign convention on counter-terrorism
On 13 January, Member States of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) adopted the ASEAN Convention on Counter-Terrorism. The Convention creates a framework for greater cooperation in counter-terrorism activities, including extradition of terrorist suspects and exchange of information.
ASEAN-India pact to jointly fight terrorism
Under the ASEAN-India ‘Partnership for Peace, Progress and Shared Prosperity’ pact signed at the third annual summit in Laos on 30 November India will train forces from ASEAN countries in counter-terrorism and will build institutional linkages for intelligence and information sharing and cooperation in legal and enforcement matters.