In (Thailand Forum, n.d.). Therefore, the representative of

1959 Cambodian government has filed the case in International Court of Justice
about the illegal control of Thailand government over Preah Vihear. After that,
ICJ has called both conflicting parties to the court to show their evidence of
claiming over Preah Vihear temple. Even though Cambodia and Thailand are the
parties of 1904 and 1907 treaty, but they have different perspective toward the
Preah Vihear case. For Cambodia perspective, they argued that Preah Vihear
temple was under the sovereignty of Cambodia that has decided by the Cambodian
and Thailand Mixed Delimitation Commission (Katelin, 2009). On February 13,
1904 Thailand and French government has signed a treaty called Franco-Siamese
Mixed Commission that talk about the location of Preah Vihear. During that
time, Cambodia government under the protectoral of French colonial. Moreover,
in 1904 treaty has drawn the boundary line of Dangrek mountain that include
Preah Vihear temple (Saikia, 2012). In 1907 there
was the latest round meeting between French and Thailand that focus about the
map that French government has drawn and send it to Thai government in 1907 to
specified Preah Vihear location. Based on the Annex I map that has drawn by
French expert, Cambodia side stated that the location of Preah Vihear temple is
fully under Cambodia territory. In contrast, Thailand government reject all the
statement that claim by Cambodia government, especially about the Annex I map
that claim by representative of Cambodia. They argued that the Annex I map has
not been accepted by the First Franco-Siamese Mixed Commission in 1904 (Sophanny, 2014). Annex I map that
talk about the location of Preah Vihear has never officially accepted by the Thailand government. Because
the maps received from French official were only seen by minor officials who
had no expertise in cartography (Thailand Forum, n.d.). Therefore, the representative of Thailand government
also claims that the Annex I map that was include in French-Siamese treaty in
1904 is no jurisdiction over the Thailand government to perform their
obligation to accept the temple is under Cambodia territorial control. Moreover, the map has an error
about the deviation from the watershed (Bora, 2009).
Thailand is the member of United Nations but Thailand did not fully accept the
compulsory jurisdiction of ICJ.  Last but
not least, both parties have their own stand in this case and the conflict has
solve by an international court. 


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