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  1. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thailand's military government seeks stronger regional ties as West backs off

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 12:15am by Reuters

    ... and both the United States and European Union have downgraded diplomatic ties. The military's National Council for Peace and Order has played down these moves, focusing instead ... "Veera! Fight! Fight!" as he made his way through a media scrum. Cambodia's pardon for the Thai activist suggests a thaw in relations between old foes and a 180-degree change in stance ...

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    Thailand may extend state of emergency despite scaled-back protest

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 04:51pm

    ... faces murder charges related to his role in that crackdown, when more than 90 people were killed. Thaksin’s supporters, largely based in the north and northeast, have threatened to defend ... Officials say more violence is feared as demonstrators said to count on court intervention to bring down Yingluck government A state of emergency in Bangkok could be extended until ...

  3. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai elections to take place in October 2015, says junta leader

    Posted Jun 28th 2014, 01:47pm by Associated Press in Bangkok

    ... Union and the United States, which have cut back on aid and political co-operation and called for early elections. “Today, if we go ahead and hold a general election, it will lead to a situation ... Bhumibol Adulyadej. Thaksin, a former telecommunications billionaire, remains highly popular among the poor in Thailand’s north and northeast, and parties controlled by him have won every national ...

  4. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Rape and murder of girl, 13, on Thai train sparks calls for capital punishment

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 10:37am

    ... from occurring. “We must call a meeting with every side involved and will have to revise our recruitment process,” State Railway of Thailand governor Prapas Chongsanguan said. ...

  5. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thailand protesters target Shinawatra businesses as Yingluck fights funds-related charges

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 05:09pm by Reuters and AFP

    ... powers to fund key policies and warned by a court on Wednesday that it cannot use a state of emergency to disperse protesters. Four protesters and a police officer were killed on Tuesday, ... protesters gathered outside the north Bangkok offices of SC Asset Corporation, a property developer controlled by the Shinawatra family, waving Thai flags and blowing whistles. We will hamper all ...

  6. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai confidence jumps on hopes the army will bring order after chaos

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 03:55pm by Reuters in Bangkok

    ... and push through reforms, indicating there would be no general election for about 15 months. The United States, European Union countries and others have called for the military to restore democracy ... of Yingluck and her brother, Thaksin Shinawatra, who are adored by the poor in the north and northeast. “The main factor boosting sentiment was confidence in the future due to political clarity.” ...

  7. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Quake measuring 6.3 cracks roads in north Thailand, at least 1 killed

    Posted May 06th 2014, 11:08am by Associated Press in Bangkok

    ... Associated Press in Bangkok Buddha statues damaged, roads split and some structural damage as shallow quake measuring 6.3 claims at least one life in Thailand's north Officials said ... Geological Survey measured it at 6.0 and said the epicentre was 9 kilometres south of Mae Lao and 27 kilometres southwest of Chiang Rai. Its depth was a relatively shallow 7.4 kilometres. Shallow ...

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    Thai junta releases opposition activist Kritsuda Khunasen

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 09:57pm by AP

    ... released after a seven-day detention period allowed under martial law. Her boyfriend was turned over to police, the spokesman said. On Sunday, he said Kritsuda was detained because she was related ...

  9. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Former minister Jarupong Ruangsuwan new party to oppose Thai military

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 10:00pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Bangkok FT-HD leader says his group aims to unite dissidents around the world Former minister forms new party to oppose military The former leader of the toppled Thai ruling party yesterday launched the first official opposition group to the nation's new military regime, bidding to draw together dissidents within the country and outside its ...

  10. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai junta leader says interim government will be set up in August

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 12:14pm

    ... of Thaksin in the north and northeast and the Bangkok-based royalist groups that see Thaksin and his policies of benefits to disadvantaged voters as a threat to the old order. A court found Yingluck guilty of abuse of power on May 7, for transferring the country’s security chief to another post so that a relative could benefit from related job moves, and ordered her to step down after months ...




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