04 February 2011

it seems this has been going on for centuries

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Fighting over it and fighting on it....
Thai and Cambodian soldiers exchanged fire in a two-hour border clash on Friday that killed two Cambodian soldiers and a Thai villager, the latest in an ancient feud over land surrounding a 900-year-old Hindu temple.

The fatalities were the first in the militarized border area since a Thai soldier was shot dead a year ago and could rekindle diplomatic tensions between the Southeast Asian neighbors over the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple.
Some things never change.

love, 99


  1. Precisely why Vietnam served no real purpose and was unwinnable from the very start!

  2. And they knew going in!


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