Thai and Cambodian troops clash over disputed border
Thai and Cambodian troops have clashed for a fourth consecutive day over a disputed border area.
The Cambodian Prime Minister, Hoon Sen, is appealing to the United Nations to intervene.
The fighting, which has killed at least five people, centres around a temple in Preah Vihear close to the border between the two countries.
The temple, a world heritage site, is reported to have been damaged.
Guy De Launey reports.
07 Feb 2011
- From the section Asia-Pacific