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Thailand and Malaysia will tighten border controls due to smuggling

Thailand and Malaysia will tighten border controls due to smuggling

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Thailand and Malaysia are going to work together more closely to the smuggling of people and goods across their border.

The countries went to the table after to Malaysia turned towards the moslem rebels from there, commit an attack in Thailand. The islamic insurgency in the far south of Thailand are fighting for years against the government in Bangkok.

They had probably a hand in the attacks on a number of seaside towns last month, leaving four people dead and four Dutch tourists were injured. In the turbulent border area, people-, weapon – and drug smugglers, long free game.

Last year the Thai authorities for a number of human traffickers in the collar to know to grasp.

Thailand and Malaysia have Friday agreed that their intelligence agencies to work more closely together. Also, it is a plan about a limes wall have been considered, but that plan is still in its infancy. According to the Thai president Prayuth Chan-ocha speaking countries later about the size and the cost of the limes wall.

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