Myanmar junta leader to join ASEAN summit

Myanmar junta leader Senior General Min Aung Hlaing will attend a meeting of SE Asian leaders.
Myanmar junta leader Senior General Min Aung Hlaing will attend a meeting of SE Asian leaders.

A spokesman for Myanmar's military has confirmed that junta leader Senior General Min Aung Hlaing will attend a meeting of Southeast Asian leaders at the weekend, Nikkei Asia reports.

Spokesman Zaw Min Tun said the military commander would attend the Jakarta meeting on Saturday of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Nikkei Asia reported.

Australian Associated Press