Nay Pyi Taw, February 7
Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services Senior General Min Aung Hlaing hosted a dinner to Chief of Defence Forces of the Royal Thai Armed Forces General Ponpipaat Benyasri at the Aureum Palace Hotel in Nay Pyi Taw this evening.
Also present together with the Senior General were wife Daw Kyu Kyu Hla, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services Commander-in-Chief (Army) Vice-Senior General Soe Win and wife, Chief of the General Staff (Army, Navy and Air) General Mya Tun Oo and wife, Commander-in-Chief (Navy) Admiral Tin Aung San and wife,Commander-in-Chief (Air) General Maung Maung Kyaw and wife and senior military officers from the Office of the Commander-in-Chief and wives. General Ponpipaat Benyasri was accompanied by wife Mrs.Chirapun Benyasri, senior military officers from the Royal Thai Armed Forces and the military attachés (Army, Navy and Air) of the Royal Thai Armed Forces to Myanmar.
First, the Senior General and wife welcomed the Chief of Defence Forces of the Royal Thai Armed Forces and wife. Then,the Senior General and his counterpart extended greetings respectively, and had dinner together with the attendees.
During the dinner, Myawady Music Band under the Directorate of the Public Relations and Psychological Warfare entertained with songs and dances of the two countries. After the dinner, the gifts were exchanged. Then,honorary flower bouquets were presented to the male and female soldiers from the entertainment troupe and group photo taken.