Malaysian defence minister Hishamuddin Hussein said he has spoken to Defence Secretary Philip Hammond about the search for a British man missing in the Malaysian jungle.
Mr Gareth Huntley, 34, from London, has not been seen since Tuesday morning when he went alone on a trek on Tioman Island.
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