BAL­ING TALKS

New Straits Times - - News -

HUN­DREDS of vil­lagers line the road into Bal­ing, Kedah, on Dec 28, 1955 to watch the con­voy es­cort­ing Malayan Com­mu­nist Party leader Chin Peng and his aides en­ter the town for talks with gov­ern­ment lead­ers led by Tunku Ab­dul Rah­man on end­ing the com­mu­nist in­sur­gency. The con­voy was led by two heav­ily-armed scout cars.

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