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  1. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai army's post-coup actions in deep south hardening insurgency, observers say

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 06:53am by AFP

    ... tightens screws in south A bombing suspect who was held for two weeks without charge in Thailand's insurgency-battered south says an army dragnet after a May coup overthrew the government ... timed to remind the junta that new political realities in Bangkok had little bearing on the battle for the deep south. The three southern provinces bordering Malaysia are under emergency powers ...

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    Thai police question three Myanmese men over murder of British tourists found dead on beach

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 01:42pm

    ... Agence France-Presse in Bangkok Police say there are no British suspects, contrary to UK media reports, as junta chief calls victims’ conduct into question Thai police on Tuesday ... was discovered 35 metres from the murder scene. Police suspect that Witheridge was also raped, according to a report in the Bangkok Post newspaper. “Three male Myanmar migrant workers are under police ...

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    Thai police hunt British man after backpackers murdered with hoe and left naked on beach

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:17pm by AFP

    ... Staff Reporter and Agencies in Bangkok Murder hunt after naked bodies of Britons found with chop wounds to the head and face Two tourists killed in gruesome attack on Thai beach Thai ... the woman was chopped in her face, Prachum said, describing the scene as “very gruesome”. Police suspect that Witheridge woman was also raped, according to a report in the Bangkok Post newspaper. ...

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    Thai junta leader apologises for his remarks on bikinis that followed brutal backpacker murders

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 09:51am by AFP

    ... think our country is beautiful and safe so they can do whatever they want, they can wear bikinis and walk everywhere," Prayuth- who is also prime minister- told government officials. ...

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    Thai surrogate mum wants healthy twin back amid reports biological father is convicted paedophile

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 10:40pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Sri Racha Woman says she was shocked by reports biological father is a convicted paedophile Thai surrogate mother wants healthy twin back A Thai surrogate mother left with a Down's syndrome baby who was abandoned by his Australian parents said yesterday that she would be happy to have the baby's healthy twin returned, after reports the biological father ...

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    Thai PM to visit Myanmar on first official trip

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 01:33pm by Agence France-Presse in Bangkok

    ... with its former military-ruled neighbour. Prayuth will travel to Myanmar “as soon as possible”, deputy foreign minister Don Pramudwinai told reporters, saying the trip could take place by the end of this month or early October. “The prime minister is scheduled to visit Myanmar as his first foreign country because Myanmar currently chairs Asean,” Don said, referring to the 10-nation Association ...

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    Thai lèse-majesté cases have surged since coup, Amnesty says

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 12:35pm by AFP

    ... the coup," Amnesty said in a report about rights since the military takeover on May 22. The rights group said commentators calling for reform of the law or those previously jailed for royal defamation "appear to have been targeted" in the lists of people the junta required to report to them after seizing power. Last month two activists were charged with breaching the law ...

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    Thai PM Prayuth uses holy water and feng shui to ward off the occult

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 10:55pm by Reuters

    ... work at 9am on September 9, nine being an auspicious number in a country where numbers mean everything. Pronounced "Gaow" in Thai, it sounds like the Thai word "Gaow-Nah", ...

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    Thai king endorses junta leader Prayuth as prime minister

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 11:35am

    ... in the coming weeks, although power will remain firmly in the junta’s hands. “His Majesty the King has endorsed General Prayuth Chan-ocha as prime minister to govern the country from this day onwards,” ... to drag Thailand back by decades. Additional reporting by Associated Press ...

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    Coup leader Prayuth gets Thailand king's backing to run the country

    Posted May 26th 2014, 01:20pm by AP

    ... by a royal endorsement yesterday to run the country after last week's coup, Thailand's junta leader warned citizens not to cause trouble, not to criticise and not to protest- or else face ... Adulyadej officially endorsed Prayuth to run the country in a royal command that called for "reconciliation among the people". Television footage showed Prayuth, standing to attention ...




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