Pro-democracy students at a rally in Pathum Thani, north of Bangkok. Photo: AP

As Thai students step up protests, is PM Prayuth Chan-ocha’s grip weakening?

  • The army-backed premier, who survived a no-confidence motion on Friday, has faced criticism over the dissolution of the Future Forward party
  • The question now is whether the power brokers in Thailand’s royalist establishment decide fresh leadership is needed to restore control
Topic |   Thailand
Pro-democracy students at a rally in Pathum Thani, north of Bangkok. Photo: AP
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