The Singapore Minister for Defence, Ng Eng Hen, spoke at Brookings India on India-Singapore security relations in a dynamic regional and global environment on Tuesday, November 28.
Ng Eng Hen is a member of Singapore’s governing People’s Action Party (PAP) and has been the Minister for Defence since 2011. He previously served as the Minister for Manpower from 2004 to 2008 and Minister for Education from 2008 to 2011, as well as the Leader of the House in Parliament from 2011 to 2015.
This event was on the record.
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[John Bolton’s statement that the North Koreans “have not lived up to the commitments” made in Singapore] totally cuts Secretary of State Pompeo and the special representative, Steve Biegun, at the knees. What is the incentive for North Korea to actually talk about the meat-and-potatoes of denuclearization with the special representative and with the secretary of state if the national security adviser has said nothing is happening so we have to go straight to the top?