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PH, Indo Police forge stronger cooperation vs. transnational crime

CALOOCAN CITY, (PIA) --The Philippine National Police and Indonesian National Police have moved to further strengthen cooperation on regional security issues between the two countries.

The national police agencies of the Philippines and Indonesia reaffirmed their respective commitment of cooperation, capacity-building and combating transnational crimes thru a Memorandum of Understanding signed on Monday in Camp Crame.

Delegates of Indonesian National Police (INP) paid a courtesy call to Philippine National Police Chief PGen Rodolfo S Azurin Jr to discuss mutual cooperation and promote stronger and durable Philippines-Indonesia relations to spur domestic economic growth in both countries.

Thirteen officials of INP led by Police Inspector General Moh Abdul Kadir, Deputy Director of Social and Culture, Intelligence Board of INP are in the country to conduct bilateral discussion meetings in preparation for the upcoming Joint Committee Meeting for 2023 and to set plans for the joint Maritime Law Enforcement Exercises (MARLEX) in 2023.

“May this undertaking serve as a venue to strengthen our mechanisms for integration and joint civil relations operations towards realization of our aspirations for peace, security, and progress of our nations in the finest ASEAN tradition”, PGen Azurin said.

The high-level visit and bilateral meeting were also attended by Directors of PNP Directorate for Intelligence (DI), Directorate for Investigation and Detective Management (DIDM), Directorate for Operations (DO), Directorate for Plans (DPL), Directorate for Police Community Relations (DPCR), Directorate for Human Resource and Doctrine Development (DHRDD), Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG), Maritime Group (MG), Intelligence Group, and Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA).

“I am optimistic that today’s meeting will keep the Philippines and Indonesian relationship strong especially in creating effective strategies as partners in making the region a place where there is safety, security, and prosperity for all”, PGen Azurin further added. (pnp/pia-ncr)

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