Monday, 27 June 2011
Source: Kampuchea Thmey
Cambodian commanders at the frontline said Thailand had reinforced a substantial number of troops to the Preah Vihear, Ta Krabey and Ta Moan Thom temples, one day after Thailand announced the withdrawal its membership from Unesco in protest against Unesco's decision to submit Cambodia's Preah Vihear management plan.
A Cambodian commander said that at 11 p.m on Sunday night, 26th June, 10 Thai military trucks were seen transporting military equipment heading toward Ta Thav Pass, 7km east of Preah Vihear temple.
In response to the Thai reinforcements, the Cambodian side had also boosted up its military presence in the areas.