Agence France-Presse in Bangkok

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20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
Bangkok urges Israel to relocate Thai workers away from Gaza Strip

The government in Thailand on Thursday urged Israel to relocate its Thai nationals working near the battle-scarred Gaza Strip after one of its citizens was killed by a missile launched from the Gaza Strip.

The government in Thailand on Thursday urged Israel to relocate its Thai nationals working near the battle-scarred Gaza Strip after one of its citizens was killed by a missile launched from the Gaza Strip.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
Thai ruling junta issues permit for ex-PM Yingluck Shinawatra to travel abroad

Thailand's junta has given permission to ousted prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra to leave the country for the first time since a May 22 coup.

Thailand's junta has given permission to ousted prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra to leave the country for the first time since a May 22 coup.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
Thai junta spreads ‘happiness’ with free World Cup broadcasts

Thai football fans can watch the whole World Cup at home for free thanks to an intervention by the junta to spread “happiness” after a military coup last month.

Thai football fans can watch the whole World Cup at home for free thanks to an intervention by the junta to spread “happiness” after a military coup last month.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
Thai protesters occupy Government House as constitutional crisis deepens

Protesters take over government headquarters and discuss how to assume power without general elections, a move supporters of deposed PM Yingluck Shinawatra say could cause civil war

Protesters take over government headquarters and discuss how to assume power without general elections, a move supporters of deposed PM Yingluck Shinawatra say could cause civil war

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
Thai protesters reject new PM, vow to ‘appoint new government’: spokesman

Thai protesters who have massed on Bangkok’s streets for six months said on Thursday they would appoint a new government, following the removal of premier Yingluck Shinawatra by a court.

Thai protesters who have massed on Bangkok’s streets for six months said on Thursday they would appoint a new government, following the removal of premier Yingluck Shinawatra by a court.

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20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
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Deadly clashes won't stop election, says Thai government

Thailand’s election commission urged the government on Thursday to postpone February polls after a policeman was shot dead and dozens of people wounded in clashes between security forces and opposition protesters in Bangkok.

Thailand’s election commission urged the government on Thursday to postpone February polls after a policeman was shot dead and dozens of people wounded in clashes between security forces and opposition protesters in Bangkok.

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Thai ‘red shirt’ protest leaders to go on trial

Thai leaders of “red shirt” opposition protests that rocked Bangkok in 2010 are set to stand trial on Thursday for terrorism, in a case that risks inflaming the kingdom’s political tensions.

Thai leaders of “red shirt” opposition protests that rocked Bangkok in 2010 are set to stand trial on Thursday for terrorism, in a case that risks inflaming the kingdom’s political tensions.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
17 Sep 2012 - 1:32PM
Yingluck survives no-confidence vote in Thai parliament

Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Wednesday easily survived a no-confidence vote orchestrated by her opponents in parliament who accused her of failing to crack down on graft.

Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Wednesday easily survived a no-confidence vote orchestrated by her opponents in parliament who accused her of failing to crack down on graft.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM