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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2792

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PM to discuss situation in South with Malaysian DPM

Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra is scheduled to meet Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Najib Tun Razak here tomorrow to discuss cooperative measures, aimed to address problems in Thailand's southern border region.

59.5 percent Likud voters reject Sharon disengagement plan

59.5 percent Likud Party voters rejected Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's Gaza withdrawal plan, also known as "the disengagement plan," according to final results of the Likud party referendum released early on Monday.

The \"Dirty Harry\" of Thailand

By Myint Thein - Senior Advisor to the Burmese Resistance

The Hollywood movie "Dirty Harry" was about a policeman who used over-whelming force and extra-judicial methods. Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, a former police colonel, may have a promising career as a movie star if Hollywood decides to produce a "Dirty Harry" sequel in Thailand.