Brunei Drops Territorial Claim On Limbang

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by Jaxon S on March 17, 2009

in Brunei

brunei-limbangBrunei has dropped its territorial claim on Limbang, the area sandwiched between the sultanate’s two halves (see map), putting to rest the long drawn out dispute between the two friendly countries. James Brooke, the first white Rajah of Sarawak, annexed the area where the town of Limbang located and the whole area in between the two halves, in 1890, making it the fifth division of Sarawak.

Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi and the Sultan of Brunei, Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah, signed a pact yesterday to resolve the claim.

As you can see in the map, Brunei is quite unique in that the people in one half of the country going to the other half will have to cross areas in Limbang district, or else, they will have to make a huge round to circumvent the Malaysian territory.

Here are the various perspective of the news about Brunei dropping its century-old claim.

SO, IS THE Sultan of Sulu going to drop its untenable claim on Sabah, the Malaysian state on Borneo Island?

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March 19, 2009 at 10:07 am

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Jimmy March 19, 2009 at 5:18 pm

I heard somebody in Brunei got the old-old letter saying that thier keturunan on the limbang, please investigate on thisn

Jaxon S March 22, 2009 at 10:44 am

It would be good to have that letter. I don’t think I have access to it though..

Jimmy March 23, 2009 at 11:09 am

Let the man or the family see the relevant authority directly

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