Armed conflict along Myanmar border endangers Thai lives

Thailand calls on all parties concerned to seek peace as soon as possible through negotiations as authorities coordinate with residents of Tak province to provide assistance to those in Myanmar who have fled the fighting.

Thai Foreign Ministry spokesman and Director General of the Department of Public Information Tanee Sangrat said skirmishes on the Thai-Myanmar border in Tak province endanger Thai residents living near the conflict zone.

Thailand calls on all parties concerned to seek peace as soon as possible through negotiations. Thai authorities have coordinated with residents of Tak province to provide assistance to people from Myanmar who have fled the fighting.

Thailand also supports the efforts of Brunei and Cambodia to help Myanmar resolve the crisis, Tanee said.

Meanwhile, according to Naresuan Task Force Commander-in-Chief Prasan Saengsirisak, the Thai military has not coordinated with troops in Myanmar or asked them to leave the border where conflicts continue. between the Myanmar government force and a local minority group.


However, Thai authorities have warned the Tatmadaw, the Burmese armed forces, against the use of weapons to ensure that these clashes do not reach Thai territory, Major General Prasan added. (NNT)

Tanee said skirmishes on the Thai-Myanmar border in Tak province endanger Thai residents living near the conflict zone.