Monday, 2 May 2011

Thai, Cambodian troops clash again at disputed border

via CAAI

May 02, 2011Troops from Thailand and Cambodia have exchanged fire again at their disputed border.

The Thai regional army spokesman, Colonel Prawit Hukaew, said the two sides exchanged automatic weapons fire overnight and before dawn yesterday as the conflict entered its 10th day.

Cambodian government spokesman Phay Siphan said the fighting took place around the Ta Krabey and Ta Moan temples, which are in a disputed zone between the two nations.

No casualties were reported. At least 16 people have been killed and nearly 100,000 displaced since fighting began April 22. AP

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