Tensions With Thailand To Soften, Eventually

September 2008
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Sep2008, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p6
Country Report
The article reports on the conflict between Thailand and Cambodia regarding the possession of the Preah Vihear temple. It notes that in 1962, the custody of the temple was given to Cambodia by an International Court of Justice. A resolution is being pushed through by Thai Prime Minister Samak Sundaravej because Cambodia is relying on Thailand for its inbound shipment.


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