Thailand’s Future Forward Party leader Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit thanking people for their support from the top of a vehicle in Bangkok on April 3, 2019. Photo: AP

Thailand’s Future Forward leader Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit fears military trial over sedition

  • Supporters chanted ‘Keep fighting, Thanathorn’ outside the police station in Bangkok where he answered accusations of sedition and assisting criminals
Topic |   Asia elections

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Thailand’s Future Forward Party leader Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit thanking people for their support from the top of a vehicle in Bangkok on April 3, 2019. Photo: AP
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Future Forward Party leader Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit faces a sedition charge. Photo: AFP

#savethanathorn: twist in Thailand’s election dispute as Future Forward leader faces sedition charge

  • Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit and his deputy Piyabutr Saengkanokkul both face criminal charges that could end their political careers
  • Move raises speculation that junta leader Prayuth Chan-Ocha will stop at nothing to cripple the democratic front that claims to have won the vote
Topic |   Thai elections

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Future Forward Party leader Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit faces a sedition charge. Photo: AFP
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