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Phnom Penh denies doctoring map

Thai legal team accused of hoodwinking court

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Cambodia denied Thursday that it had doctored a map to mislead the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in its request for the court to interpret its 1962 ruling on the Preah Vihear temple. 

Ambassador Virachai Plasai makes the opening statement for Thailand at the International Court of Justice, where the arguments over Preah Vihear temple are heating up.

Taking the floor to defend Cambodia's position at the court hearings on the case at The Hague, the Netherlands, last night, Cambodia's foreign lawyer Rodman Bundy countered that it was Thailand that tried to mislead the court by presenting its version of a map which was not relevant in the 1962 judgement.

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