Border means sharing, not dividing: State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi
The border between the two countries does not suggest a division. It should be regarded as sharing the developments, said State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi during her meeting with Thailand Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan yesterday in Nay Pyi Taw.
During the meeting, she affirmed that she would co-operate with Thailand in order that the friendly relations between Myanmar and Thailand could become exemplary not only within the region but also in the international community.
The State Counsellor and the Thai deputy prime minister discussed matters relating to promoting the amity between the two peoples to brotherly ties, earliest holding of joint border committee meetings in Myanmar to be able to draw demarcation lines, protection of Myanmar workers according to the law and settlement of disputes and remedy of grievances, acceleration of Dawei special Economic Zone construction activities for mutual benefits, exchange of training programmes for the two police forces and sending of a Myanmar government delegation to scrutinize citizenship in order that those 196 Myanmar migrants wishing to return to Myanmar can be called back and resettling them.— Myanmar News Agency