The Spokesperson of Catherine Ashton i, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign
Affairs and Security Policy, and Vice President of the Commission issued the following statement
"The continued fighting on the border between Thailand and Cambodia, with attendant loss of life,
displacement of civilians and damage to property, is very worrying. High Representative Catherine
Ashton calls on both sides to agree quickly a permanent ceasefire, as called for by the Security
Council in February, and to resolve their differences peacefully."