Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit, leader of the Future Forward Party, says he might review work on a 3.5km portion of a rail link between China and Thailand if he comes to power. Photo: CFR.org

‘Let’s learn from Malaysia’s Mahathir Mohamad’: is Thailand about to ditch China for the US?

  • Pro-democracy politicians say the post-election future will see Thailand recalibrate its ties with China and throw doubt on a troubled rail link. Sound familiar?
  • Analysts in Beijing were more optimistic, expecting the domestic political status quo to remain and bilateral ties to stay on an even keel
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Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit, leader of the Future Forward Party, says he might review work on a 3.5km portion of a rail link between China and Thailand if he comes to power. Photo: CFR.org
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