Thailand ready to defend Preah Vihear temple case at The Hague tomorrow

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, April 16 – Thailand is set for a showdown at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) tomorrow in the oral hearing as senior Thai ministers have given reassurances that the country’s legal team’s well-prepared statement will defend the Thai position against Cambodian allegations regarding the disputed territory surrounding the Phra Viharn (Preah Vihear) temple.

Deputy Prime Minister and Education Minister Pongthep Thepkanchana said in a telephone interview from The Hague late last night that Cambodia’s allegations in the International Court of Justice (ICJ) yesterday were similar to a text statement it earlier submitted to the court.

Read more: MCOT

Share this article

Leave a Reply


As a big fan of Thailand, this website was born as a personal site to bookmark the most interesting articles from different Thai newspapers for late reading. The website attracted some visitors so I decided to keep it online.

Thailand News is is a non-commercial website, ads are placed in some pages to help pay the server hosting costs.

The main purpose is to offer our readers all Thai news from the most trusted sources in Thailand in one place