CHIANG MAI - The head of the National Security Council remains optimistic that talks with southern insurgents will continue despite his own uncertain future.
Islamic leaders and local residents stage a march on Saturday in Narathiwat against the ongoing violence in the South. (AFP Photo)
Lt Gen Paradorn Pattanatabut said he expected meetings with the Barisan Revolusi Nasional (BRN) to move to the next step from the confidence-building stage more quickly than some have expected.
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