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Thailand quits World Heritage Convention


June 27th, 2011 - 12:12 am ICT by BNO News
PARIS (BNO NEWS) -- Thailand announced on Saturday its departure from the United Nations World Heritage Convention after the World Heritage Committee decided to consider Cambodia's management plan for the Preah Vihear ... Read more...

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Thailand-Cambodia border crossings reopen


May 4th, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK, THAILAND (BNO NEWS) -- Two checkpoints on the Thai-Cambodian border reopened on Wednesday after local military leaders of both countries held another round of ceasefire talks, the Bangkok Post reported.According to ... Read more...

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Thai-Cambodia border clashes enter 11th day


May 2nd, 2011 - 9:05 pm ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK, THAILAND (BNO NEWS) -- Thai Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva on Monday said the Thai-Cambodian border situation is generally under control, however, fighting has now entered their 11th day.Sporadic clashes broke out ... Read more...

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One Thai soldier killed in new clash along Thai-Cambodian border


April 22nd, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK, THAILAND (BNO NEWS) -- At least one soldier was killed and five others were wounded after Cambodian and Thai soldiers clashed on Friday morning along their common border.Thai-ASEAN News Network reported ... Read more...

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Clashes along Thai-Cambodian border resume


February 17th, 2011 - 2:36 am ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK (BNO NEWS) -- New skirmishes between Thailand and Cambodia were reported on Wednesday after the United Nations Security Council proposed a permanent ceasefire on Monday.Cambodian soldiers attacked a Thai outpost at ... Read more...

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Thai-Cambodian border clashes resume after ‘ceasefire’


February 7th, 2011 - 1:47 am ICT by BNO News
BANGKOK (BNO NEWS) -- Violent clashes between Thai and Cambodian soldiers erupted on Sunday, despite both countries agreed a ceasefire yesterday, the Bangkok Post reported.Army spokesman Sansern Kaewkamnerd said the clashes broke ... Read more...

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Six dead in Thai-Cambodian border clashes


February 5th, 2011 - 1:21 am ICT by BNO News
SISAKET, THAILAND (BNO NEWS) -- At least six people on Friday were killed as Thai and Cambodian troops clashed in the border near the Hindu Preah Vihear Temple, The Nation newspaper reported.Thai ... Read more...

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Thai army clashes with anti-government protesters (Second Lead)


April 13th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
Bangkok, April 13 (DPA) Thai soldiers fired shots at protesters driving buses at them and used tear gas against demonstrators blocking a main road junction in Bangkok Monday in a major ... Read more...

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Row over word: Thai minister says sorry to Cambodian PM


April 2nd, 2009 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Phnom Penh, April 2 (Xinhua) Thailand's Foreign Minister Kasit Piromya has apologised to Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen over misunderstanding caused by a word he used to describe the premier, according to ... Read more...

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Buddhist monks build temple out of one million recycled beer bottles!


February 19th, 2009 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 19 (ANI): Monks in northeast Thailand have built a temple out of one million recycled beer bottles, using them for its walls and roof.The temple called Wat Pa Maha ... Read more...

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Cambodia claims Thailand violated its airspace


October 15th, 2008 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Phnom Penh, Oct 15 (DPA) Thailand violated Cambodian airspace hours before a border skirmish erupted Wednesday, Cambodian officials said.Cambodian and Thai soldiers Wednesday exchanged gunfire in a disputed zone near the ancient ... Read more...

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In tussle over Cambodian ‘Hindu’ temple, religion suffers


July 21st, 2008 - 9:08 am ICT by IANS
By Bronwyn Sloan Preah Vihear (Cambodia), July 21 (DPA) Sor Sarom, a resident of this small town on the Thai-Cambodian border, went to the pagoda on the first day of Buddhist Lent as ... Read more...

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Thai foreign minister resigns over Hindu temple row


July 10th, 2008 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Bangkok, July 10 (DPA) Thai Foreign Minister Noppodon Pattama announced his resignation Thursday after being accused of violating the constitution for signing a communique last month with Cambodia to back the listing ... Read more...

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