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Protesters denounce ICJ over land dispute

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Hundreds of members of the Thai Patriots Network rallied at the Royal Plaza yesterday to oppose the International Court of Justice (ICJ)'s role in ruling on the Thai-Cambodian dispute over the Preah Vihear temple. 

Members of the Thai Patriots Network gather in front of the Supreme Court to submit a petition calling on the government to reject the International Court of Justice’s jurisdiction in the territorial dispute over the Preah Vihear temple. A similar petition was also lodged with the commanders of the three armed forces. PATTARAPONG CHATPATTARASILL

Chaiwat Sinsuwong, a leader of the rally, said the network had 1.3 million people sign a petition rejecting the ICJ's jurisdiction over the issue.

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