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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

    ... is stiffening hostility towards the kingdom- and undercutting a fresh bid for peace. The decade-long conflict has claimed more than 6,100 lives across Thailand's lush, forested Muslim-majority ...

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    Murder charges against former Thai premier Abhisit Vejjajiva dismissed

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 11:20pm by AFP

    ... political conflict broadly pits a Bangkok-based middle class and royalist elite, backed by parts of the military and judiciary, against rural and working-class voters loyal to Thaksin. Thaksin, ...

  3. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Bangkok urges Israel to relocate Thai workers away from Gaza Strip

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 03:59pm by Agence France-Presse in Bangkok

    ... He joined a soaring death toll from 17 days of conflict, which has claimed more than 700 lives so far and prompted frantic diplomatic efforts to forge a truce led by the US and the United ...

  4. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai junta leader General Prayuth allowed to stay in power until elections held

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 11:12pm by Reuters

    ... of conflict pitting Thailand's royalist establishment and Bangkok's middle class against Yingluck's brother, former premier Thaksin Shinawatra, and his supporters among the poor. ...

  5. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai junta’s gag on media raises alarm, criticism

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 08:45pm by Associated Press in Bangkok

    ... opinions in a manner that can inflict or worsen the conflict, distort information, create confusion in the society or lead to the use of violence”. Thai Journalists Association chairman Pradit ...

  6. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Bangkok protests could delay talks on ending 10-year conflict in Thai south

    Posted Jan 03rd 2014, 09:53pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Bangkok Meeting between government and militants behind decade of conflict could be stalled Bangkok protests may hit talks on peace in south Stuttering peace talks to end Thailand's bloody southern rebellion are under threat from political turmoil in Bangkok, observers say, as the conflict enters its second decade. More than 5,900 people have been ...

  7. 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

    ... and not conflicts as in the past, he said. Critics charge that the army plans to make the constitution less democratic by reducing the power of elected politicians and increasing the number of appointed ... that creates conflict and the country will return to the old cycle of conflict, violence, corruption by influential groups in politics, terrorism and the use of war weapons. We cannot let that happen,” ...

  8. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Don't call this a coup, say Thailand's military rulers

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 11:23pm by BLOOM

    ... it had to take control because months conflict killed at least 28 people, paralysed the government and risked civil war. It seized power days before groups were set to intensify rallies both ...

  9. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai ex-PM Yingluck held in ‘safe place’ as opposition to coup grows

    Posted May 24th 2014, 10:46am by Reuters

    ... they would be detained for up to a week. "This is in a bid for everybody who is involved in the conflict to calm down and have time to think," deputy army spokesman Colonel Weerachon ... Pacific Command, Pentagon press secretary Real Admiral John Kirby. This is in a bid for everybody who is involved in the conflict to calm down Weerachon Sukondhapatipak "It is important ...

  10. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thailand’s junta amasses 6,000-strong security force to smother Bangkok protests

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 03:15pm by Reuters

    ... and 15 police companies, Somyot said. A similar number of troops and soldiers were deployed a week ago. Thailand’s May military coup was the latest convulsion in a decade-long conflict between ...




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