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Yingluck to hold strategy meet ahead of ICJ battle

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Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra will hold a key meeting on Friday to prepare for the upcoming court battle with Cambodia over the disputed land surrounding the Preah Vihear temple. 

Ms Yingluck will meet Foreign Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul and the government's lawyers to plan strategy ahead of the hearings at the International Court of Justice (ICJ), an army source said.

The meeting will be held at Government House and will also include Defence Minister ACM Sukumpol Suwanatat, Supreme Commander Thanasak Patimaprakorn, and the army, navy and airforce leaders, the source said. The national police chief and the Thai ambassador to the Hague will also be present.

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