• Short Summary

    TALKS BETWEEN MALAYSIAN AND THAI OFFICIALS OPENED IN THE MALAYSIAN ISLAND OF PENANG IN NORTHERN MALAYA ON WEDNESDAY (FEBRUARY 10), TO DISCUSS PLANS TO WIPE CUT THE BORDER COMMUNIST REMNANTS.

  • Description

    1.
    LS SECRETARIAT BUILDING WHERE MEETING IS BEING HELD
    5 ft

    2.
    MS GENERAL DAWEE AND DATO ISMAIL AT CONFERENCE TABLE
    9 1/2 ft

    3.
    MLS DITTO
    13 ft

    4.
    CU DATO ISMAIL SPEAKING
    17 ft

    5.
    MLS THAI DELEGATION
    18 1/2 ft

    6.
    CU GENERAL DAWEE SPEAKING
    21 ft

    7.
    MS MALAYSIAN DELEGATION
    23 ft

    8.
    LS CONFERENCE IN SESSION
    27 ft



    Initials LBJ/VS/MK/CA/RBI



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: TALKS BETWEEN MALAYSIAN AND THAI OFFICIALS OPENED IN THE MALAYSIAN ISLAND OF PENANG IN NORTHERN MALAYA ON WEDNESDAY (FEBRUARY 10), TO DISCUSS PLANS TO WIPE CUT THE BORDER COMMUNIST REMNANTS.

    THE TWO LEADER OF THE MALAYAN AND THAI DELEGATIONS ARE THE MALAYSIAN MINISTER OF HOME AFFAIRS, DATO ISMAIL BIN DATO ABDUL RAHMAN, AND AIR CHIEF MARSHAL DATO DAWEE CHULLASAPYA, CHAIRMAN OF THE THAI JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF.

    ALONG THE 370-MILE NECK OF THE MALAYAN PENINSULA WHICH BORDERS THAILAND SOME FIVE HUNDRED MEMBERS OF THE SO-CALLED "MALAYAN LIBERATION ARMY" HAVE BEEN LURKING SINCE THE MALAYAN EMERGENCY ENDED IN 1960.AT ONE TIME THE ARMY HAD A TOTAL MEMBERSHIP OF 15,000.

    THIS YEAR THE JOINT CONFERENCE HAS TAKEN ON A NEW SIGNIFICANCE AND URGENCY IN VIEW OF THE INDONESIAN CONFRONTATION OF MALAYSIA AND THE RENEWED COMMUNIST ACTIVITIES AROUND THAILAND'S BORDERS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAZKQMK8HL78URYS4X0Y9OLEA3
    Media URN:
    VLVAAZKQMK8HL78URYS4X0Y9OLEA3
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/02/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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