CNS chairman Sonthi details national problems at ISOC seminar

CNS chairman Sonthi details national problems at ISOC seminar - TNA, December 10, 2006
..."Many of you may not know that Thailand's map contradicts that of all of our neighbouring countries--Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Malaysia," Gen. Sonthi said. "Should the boundary disputes be brought to the International Court of Justice, Thailand is likely to lose many square kilometres, because our maps apparently overlap the demarcation lines prepared earlier by those countries."
Expressing his concern regarding Thailand's dwindling natural resources, Gen. Sonthi said, "We must ask ourselves how to live in the next 10 years. We may have to decide which role to be played: that of an industrialized country, a country in a middle-man role, or that of a producing country"...
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