Tay Za (left, close associate of General Than Shwe), with Lim Kim Choon, director general and chief executive officer of CAAS. Taken on 7 Sep 07
"We need to keep Myanmar in the family and handle the problems there with a certain degree of understanding and compassion. Of course people who live further away can have their own views, but I believe we have a deeper understanding of the situation there, and the stand we take is the correct stand," said [Foreign Affairs Minister] Mr Yeo.
Of course! Of course!
Today, they shoot their dissidents, we show them "understanding and compassion".
Tomorrow, when it is our turn to shoot our dissidents, they will repay our "understanding and compassion" too.
You scratch my back, I'll scratch yours.
We and they - comrades in arms, 难兄难弟！