The next round of peace talks with representatives of separatist groups will be held as scheduled on April 29 in Malaysia, National Security Council (NSC) secretary general Paradorn Pattanathabut said on Thursday.
Lt Gen Paradorn said he had received confirmation from Malaysian authorities, who are facilitating the talks, that the date set for the next round would remain unchanged. It would not be affected by the coming general election.
Malaysians go to the polls to elect their next government on May 5.
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