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<p>Cambodian soldiers carry their weapons as they take up position near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 8, 2011. 

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Cambodian soldiers carry their weapons as they take up position near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 8, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Cambodian soldiers carry their weapons as they take up position near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 8, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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<p>Displaced Cambodians find shelter at a pagoda after fleeing the area near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. 

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Displaced Cambodians find shelter at a pagoda after fleeing the area near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Displaced Cambodians find shelter at a pagoda after fleeing the area near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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<p>Cambodian soldiers walk at the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 9, 2011. 

 REUTERS/Damir Sagolj </p>

Cambodian soldiers walk at the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 9, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Cambodian soldiers walk at the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 9, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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<p>A group of young Buddhist monks and children who spend time with soldiers sit at the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 8, 2011. 

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A group of young Buddhist monks and children who spend time with soldiers sit at the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 8, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A group of young Buddhist monks and children who spend time with soldiers sit at the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 8, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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<p>A girl searches for belongings amongst the debris of her house which was damaged by shelling, in Si Sa Ket province, at the border of Thailand and Cambodia, February 8, 2011. 

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A girl searches for belongings amongst the debris of her house which was damaged by shelling, in Si Sa Ket province, at the border of Thailand and Cambodia, February 8, 2011. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

A girl searches for belongings amongst the debris of her house which was damaged by shelling, in Si Sa Ket province, at the border of Thailand and Cambodia, February 8, 2011. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

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<p>Cambodian soldiers carry their weapons near Preah Vihear temple along the border with Thailand, February 6, 2011. 

REUTERS/Khem Sovannara </p>

Cambodian soldiers carry their weapons near Preah Vihear temple along the border with Thailand, February 6, 2011. REUTERS/Khem Sovannara

Cambodian soldiers carry their weapons near Preah Vihear temple along the border with Thailand, February 6, 2011. REUTERS/Khem Sovannara

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<p>A Cambodian soldier sleeps next to rocket launchers at the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 8, 2011. 

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A Cambodian soldier sleeps next to rocket launchers at the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 8, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A Cambodian soldier sleeps next to rocket launchers at the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 8, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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<p>A Cambodian soldier smokes a cigarette at the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 9, 2011.

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A Cambodian soldier smokes a cigarette at the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 9, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A Cambodian soldier smokes a cigarette at the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 9, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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<p>A Buddhist monk shows a piece of shrapnel found at the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 8, 2011. 

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A Buddhist monk shows a piece of shrapnel found at the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 8, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A Buddhist monk shows a piece of shrapnel found at the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 8, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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<p>A wounded Cambodian soldier is transported from the Preah Vihear temple front line to a local hospital after a brief clash with Thai troops, early February 5, 2011. 

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A wounded Cambodian soldier is transported from the Preah Vihear temple front line to a local hospital after a brief clash with Thai troops, early February 5, 2011. REUTERS/Pheara

A wounded Cambodian soldier is transported from the Preah Vihear temple front line to a local hospital after a brief clash with Thai troops, early February 5, 2011. REUTERS/Pheara

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<p>A Buddhist monk looks at a damaged house in Si Sa Ket province near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. 

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A Buddhist monk looks at a damaged house in Si Sa Ket province near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

A Buddhist monk looks at a damaged house in Si Sa Ket province near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

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<p>Dogs gather around a displaced Cambodian child sleeping at a pagoda where his family found shelter after fleeing from the area near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. 

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Dogs gather around a displaced Cambodian child sleeping at a pagoda where his family found shelter after fleeing from the area near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. REUTERS/Damir...more

Dogs gather around a displaced Cambodian child sleeping at a pagoda where his family found shelter after fleeing from the area near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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<p>A house burns in a Thai village near a 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 4, 2011. 

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A house burns in a Thai village near a 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 4, 2011. REUTERS/Stringer

A house burns in a Thai village near a 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 4, 2011. REUTERS/Stringer

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<p>Thai soldiers rest at a paramilitary camp in Sri Sak Ket province, February 9, 2011. 

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Thai soldiers rest at a paramilitary camp in Sri Sak Ket province, February 9, 2011. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

Thai soldiers rest at a paramilitary camp in Sri Sak Ket province, February 9, 2011. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

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<p>A villager rides a motorcycle past Thai army tanks in Sri Sak Ket province, February 9, 2011. 

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A villager rides a motorcycle past Thai army tanks in Sri Sak Ket province, February 9, 2011. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

A villager rides a motorcycle past Thai army tanks in Sri Sak Ket province, February 9, 2011. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

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<p>Buddhist monks, who stay with Cambodian soldiers, walk out of their shrine at the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 9, 2011

REUTERS/Damir Sagolj </p>

Buddhist monks, who stay with Cambodian soldiers, walk out of their shrine at the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 9, 2011 REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Buddhist monks, who stay with Cambodian soldiers, walk out of their shrine at the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 9, 2011 REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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<p>A man looks at a damaged school in Si Sa Ket province near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. 

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A man looks at a damaged school in Si Sa Ket province near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. EUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

A man looks at a damaged school in Si Sa Ket province near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. EUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

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<p>Displaced Cambodians carry their belongings at a pagoda where they found shelter after fleeing from the area near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. 

REUTERS/Damir Sagolj </p>

Displaced Cambodians carry their belongings at a pagoda where they found shelter after fleeing from the area near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Displaced Cambodians carry their belongings at a pagoda where they found shelter after fleeing from the area near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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<p>Villagers carry their belongings as they leave the area near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. 


REUTERS/Khem Sovannara </p>

Villagers carry their belongings as they leave the area near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. REUTERS/Khem Sovannara

Villagers carry their belongings as they leave the area near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. REUTERS/Khem Sovannara

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<p>A Cambodian soldier takes position behind a machine gun near Preah Vihear temple along the border with Thailand, February 6, 2011.

REUTERS/Pheara </p>

A Cambodian soldier takes position behind a machine gun near Preah Vihear temple along the border with Thailand, February 6, 2011. REUTERS/Pheara

A Cambodian soldier takes position behind a machine gun near Preah Vihear temple along the border with Thailand, February 6, 2011. REUTERS/Pheara

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<p>A Buddhist monk looks through the window of the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple as Cambodian soldiers pass the time at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 8, 2011.

REUTERS/Damir Sagolj </p>

A Buddhist monk looks through the window of the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple as Cambodian soldiers pass the time at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 8, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

A Buddhist monk looks through the window of the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple as Cambodian soldiers pass the time at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 8, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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<p>A displaced Cambodian child holds a food container at a pagoda where his family found shelter after fleeing from the area near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. 

REUTERS/Damir Sagolj </p>

A displaced Cambodian child holds a food container at a pagoda where his family found shelter after fleeing from the area near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj...more

A displaced Cambodian child holds a food container at a pagoda where his family found shelter after fleeing from the area near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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<p>Thai villagers arrive at a shelter in Si Sa Ket province after fleeing the area near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. 

REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang</p>

Thai villagers arrive at a shelter in Si Sa Ket province after fleeing the area near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

Thai villagers arrive at a shelter in Si Sa Ket province after fleeing the area near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 7, 2011. REUTERS/Sukree Sukplang

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<p>A Thai man is seen at a crater allegedly caused by a shell in Si Sa Ket province near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 5, 2011. 

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A Thai man is seen at a crater allegedly caused by a shell in Si Sa Ket province near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 5, 2011. REUTERS/Stringer

A Thai man is seen at a crater allegedly caused by a shell in Si Sa Ket province near the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple at the border between Thailand and Cambodia, February 5, 2011. REUTERS/Stringer

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<p>Members of the yellow-shirted People's Alliance for Democracy (PAD) hold clappers and shout as they rally in Bangkok for government action regarding a long-running border dispute with Cambodia, February 5, 2011. 

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Members of the yellow-shirted People's Alliance for Democracy (PAD) hold clappers and shout as they rally in Bangkok for government action regarding a long-running border dispute with Cambodia, February 5, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

Members of the yellow-shirted People's Alliance for Democracy (PAD) hold clappers and shout as they rally in Bangkok for government action regarding a long-running border dispute with Cambodia, February 5, 2011. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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