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dirtydog

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Border skirmish occurs in Surin
« on: April 23, 2011, 01:49:44 AM »
Border skirmish occurs in Surin


Residents of a village in Surin were evacuated Friday morning after it was hit by artillery shelling by Cambodian troops.

The skirmish near the disputed ancient temples of Tamuen and Takwai near the Thai Santisuk Village in Tambon Bakdai in Phanom Dongrak district happened at 6 am.

Some villager said they saw a few troops injured by the attack.

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dirtydog

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Re: Border skirmish occurs in Surin
« Reply #1 on: April 23, 2011, 05:36:31 PM »
More than 25,000 Thai villagers evacuated


Surin - Following the second day of fighting between Thai and Cambodian troops, over 25,000 Thais have been evacuated from villages along the border in Phanom Dongrak district here.

Officials said the villagers were evacuated to six temporary shelters.

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Fred

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Re: Border skirmish occurs in Surin
« Reply #2 on: April 23, 2011, 08:41:42 PM »
Over 25,000 people in 6 shelters.  An average of over 6000 people in each.  They must be big shelters.
 

dirtydog

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Re: Border skirmish occurs in Surin
« Reply #3 on: April 23, 2011, 08:45:11 PM »
Somebody here is really crap at maths :) 4,166 per shelter, still seems a lot though, what they got big enough for that amount of people.
 

Fred

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Re: Border skirmish occurs in Surin
« Reply #4 on: April 23, 2011, 08:58:54 PM »
Somebody here is really crap at maths

That will be me then  ;D
 

 



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