is not concerned by a forthcoming change of Thai foreign ministers,
saying it will not affect ongoing negotiations over disputed border
areas. Bangkok is set to appoint a new foreign minister following the
departure of Tej Bunnag, who resigned last week after only six weeks on
the job. Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesman Sin Bunthoeun said the
new Thai minister, likely to be Sarok Chavanaviraj, has been working in
Thailand's Ministry of Foreign Affairs for years.