19 February 2018
Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Services Senior General Min Aung Hlaing left Bangkok on Sunday after receiving the Knight Grand Cross (First Class) of the Most Exalted Order of the White Elephant conferred by the King of Thailand. The Senior General and party were seen of at DonMong Military Airport by Deputy Chief of Staff of Royal Thai Army Gen. Chaichana Nakkerd and senior military officers, Myanmar Ambassador to Thailand, Myanmar Military Attaché and officials.
Myanmar delegation arrived back in Nay Pyi Taw on the same evening. They were welcomed back at the airport by the Deputy Commander-in-Chief, Commabder-in-Chief (Army), Senior Military officers and officials.