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Thailand army chief confirms military coup in all but name; 19th coup since end of monarchy

Thailand army chief confirms military coup in all but name; 19th coup since end of monarchy | The Political Side of Things | Scoop.it
General Prayuth Chan-ocha announces takeover of country, claiming deadlock in talks to end six months of political turmoil
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Thailand to go ahead with February 2 election, despite warnings of chaos - Reuters

Thailand to go ahead with February 2 election, despite warnings of chaos - Reuters | The Political Side of Things | Scoop.it
Thailand to go ahead with February 2 election, despite warnings of chaos Reuters In a separate part of an army complex in Bangkok where Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra was meeting Election Commission officials, shots were fired in a group of...
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Thailand 'should call off election'

Thailand 'should call off election' | The Political Side of Things | Scoop.it
Thai election officials say the government should postpone February's vote because of rising violence, as a police officer is killed in protests.
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Thailand in political turmoil: PM offers elections as opposition MPs quit en masse

Thai opposition lawmakers resigned en masse from parliament Sunday, deepening the kingdom's political crisis as anti-government protesters vowed a final show...
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PM had offered elections but opposition wants to keep the pressure on.

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Thailand Elections End Amid Protests

Thailand Elections End Amid Protests | The Political Side of Things | Scoop.it
VoA - News Sunday 2nd February, 2014 Voters have braved intimidation and threats of violence to participate in nationwide elections.
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Thailand: Another fine mess

Thailand: Another fine mess | The Political Side of Things | Scoop.it
RARELY does a supposedly democratic country find itself in such a mess. Consider the following: at the time of writing Thailand has only a “caretaker”...
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Thai Government Says It Won't Postpone Parliamentary Elections Because of Violence.

Thai Government Says It Won't Postpone Parliamentary Elections Because of Violence. | The Political Side of Things | Scoop.it
Citing increasingly violence, the country's Election Commission asks for a delay.
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