Ministry of Foreign Affairs,
October 27, 81. 2502
Monsieur I’ Ambassador,
I have the honour to acknowledge the receipt of Your Excellency’s Note of to-day’s date which reads as follows:
“In accordance with instructions.from my Government, I have the honour to propose that Extradition between the Federation of Malaya and the Kingdom of Thailand shall continue to be governed by the Treaty of Extradition between Thailand and Great Britain signed at Bangkok on 4th March, 1911, pending the conclusion of an Extradition Treaty between the Federation of Malaya and the Kingdom of Thailand.
If the Thai Government agree to this proposal, I would suggest that the present Note and Your Excellency’s reply in similar terms be regarded as constituting an agreement between the Federation Government and the Thai Government with effect from the date of Your Excellency’s Note.”
In reply, I have the honour to inform you that for their part, His Majesty’s Government are in agreement with the above proposal.
In accordance with the suggestion contained in the last paragraph of Your Excellency’s Note, that Note and my present Note will be regarded as constituting an agreement between the Thai Government and the Government of the Federation of Malaya with effect from this day’s date.
I avail myself of this opportunity, Monsieur I’Ambassadeur, to renew to Your Excellency the assurance of my highest consideration.
(Signed) It-i. KHOMAN
Minister of Foreign Affairs
Tuan Syed Sheh bin
Syed Abdullah Shahabuddin,
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
of the Federation of Malaya,