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China backing Thailand against Viet incursions

China announced its backing Tuesday for Thailand against Vietnamese military incursions from neighboring Kampuchea. A Foreign Ministry spokesman quoted by the official China Daily, said, ''Vietnam's criminal action is a grave violation of Thailand's territory and sovereignty and a serious threat to peace and security in Southeast Asia.'' His statement followed accusations by Peking that Hanoi was also making trouble along the Chinese border.

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Thailand's Foreign Ministry briefed envoys of the European Community, Australia, Canada, China, Japan, and New Zealand Monday and asked their governments to condemn the Vietnamese incursion, a ministry spokesman said in Bangkok.

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