US professor stresses ASEAN-US ties

(VOVWORLD) - Cooperation between ASEAN and the US has contributed to regional peace and sustainable development, Professor Surupa Gupta from the faculty of Political Science and International Affairs at the University of Mary Washington said in an interview with the Vietnam News Agency.
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She said both sides believe in the value of respecting territorial integrity and sovereignty and the rule of law. The US recognizes ASEAN’s central role in handling regional issues.

According to Professor Gupta, the ASEAN-US relations are developing in a positive direction and will continue to thrive no matter who leads the US.