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Cambodia Riles Thailand with Thaksin Appointment

November 18th, 2009 · No Comments

BANGKOK — Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen’s recent appointment of Thailand’s former premier, Thaksin Shinawatra, as an economic adviser was the diplomatic equivalent of precision bombing, whose shockwaves have sent relations between the neighboring Southeast Asian nations into a tailspin.

But as the dust settles, observers say it is unclear who actually benefited from the increased tensions between Thailand and Cambodia. Read more…

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