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Thailand keeps ICJ legal team steady

Thailand keeps ICJ legal team steady

Thai Foreign Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul has insisted he will not change the country’s legal team dealing with Cambodia’s move to seek International Court of Justice clarification of its 1962 ruling on Preah Vihear temple, following the election of Yingluck Shinawatra as Prime Minister. The Thai legal team established by the Abhisit Vejjajiva government is led by Thai Ambassador to the Hague Virachai Plasai. Three foreign lawyers, from France, Canada and Australia, were also included in the team.

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