Talks between Thailand and factions within the Barisan Revolusi Nasional (BRN) separatist movement will begin in two weeks, National Security Council chief Paradorn Pattanatabut said on Thursday.
Malaysia would facilitate the meeting by bringing BRN representatives to talks at a location in Thailand, he said in a telephone interview from Kuala Lumpur.
Malaysia's Secretary of the National Security Council Tajudeen Abdul Wahab, centre, witnesses the signing of documents between Lt Gen Paradorn Pattanatabut, left, representing the Thai government and the Barisan Revolusi Nasional's chief liaison officer in Malaysia, Hassan Taib, right, in Kuala Lumpur on Thursday. (EPA Photo)
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