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World Court Awards Some Territory to Cambodia in Temple Dispute

The International Court of Justice has ruled that part of a disputed patch of land around a UNESCO World Heritage Site on the Thai-Cambodian border belongs to Cambodia. Both countries say they will work together to implement the court decision. The unanimous ruling by the 17 judges of the world court says all of the raised land on which the ancient Khmer Hindu temple sits belongs to Cambodia.   The court’s president, Judge Peter Tomka, read the decision Monday at the Hague, noting...

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