…AND VISITING THE
FRIENDSHIP VILLAGE AT PIYAMIT TUNNEL NEAR BETONG, SOUTH THAILAND
AND GETTING TO KNOW AND ITS PEOPLE. BETONG
By Mansor Puteh
Not many knew exactly where the Communist Party of Malaya (CPM) were hiding when they were launching attacks on Malaysia up to the late 1980s, when they tried to do the unthinkable and impossible of freeing the country to establish their own version of a Communist State.