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Ex-PM 'supported Cambodia'

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Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul on Saturday accused the former Surayud Chulanont government of supporting Cambodia's registration of Preah Vihear as a World Heritage site. 

TENSION MOUNTS: Extra security has been deployed to guard the Cambodian embassy in Bangkok ahead of tomorrow’s ruling on the Preah Vihear case.

Speaking in Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra's weekly broadcast address, Mr Surapong said he had evidence that Gen Surayud had expressed his support as prime minister in 2007 for Cambodia's move to register the temple and its surrounding area with Unesco as a World Heritage site.

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