Singapore’s Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan has blamed the island state’s larger neighbour, Malaysia, for a “downward spiral” in ties between the countries. Photo: AFP

Diplomatic rift with Malaysia unlikely to be over soon: Singapore foreign minister

  • The tussle over air and sea boundaries will not have a ‘smooth or quick resolution’, according to Vivian Balakrishnan
  • His comments come after the island nation postponed a meeting with its northern neighbour following ‘provocative’ actions by a Malaysian official
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Singapore’s Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan has blamed the island state’s larger neighbour, Malaysia, for a “downward spiral” in ties between the countries. Photo: AFP
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