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Chiang Rai Redshirts Cleared Of 2010 Charge

(25 March) Chiang Rai provincial court has found 5 Redshirts activists not guilty of charges under the Emergency Decree enacted during the 2010 political unrest.

PT Should Be Dissolved For Treason: Democrats

(3 March) The Democrat Party says it will file for a dissolution of Pheu Thai Party as a punishment for its alleged separatist movements.

Former Anti-Govt Protest Leaders to Run as Democrats in Next Election: Chumpol

BANGKOK — Leaders of the ultra-conservative movement that sought to topple the former government will run for office after the new constitution is enacted, one of the movement's core leaders said in an interview.

Military Govt Ready to Defend Thai Rights Record in Geneva

BANGKOK — Thailand is “fully prepared” to defend its record and obligations on human rights next week when they are discussed in Geneva before the United Nations, a government official said Wednesday.

Whether Hillary or Bernie, Overseas Democrats Unite to Thwart Trump

BANGKOK — To each other, they are strangers in a strange land. Some are from the east, some from the south. Some have lived here for decades; others are just passing through.
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Judge Wants Critics to Wait 10 Years to Protest Forest Dachas

CHIANG MAI — Activists in Chiang Mai pledged fresh opposition Monday to forest homes built for court officials on Doi Suthep after one suggested they build first and ask questions later.

Germany Group Demands Arrest of CIA Official Over Thailand Torture

BERLIN — A civil rights group is asking German authorities to issue an arrest warrant for the recently appointed deputy director of the CIA over claims she oversaw the torture of terrorism suspects 15 years ago.

Cops Want to Arrest Fugitive Abbot; Monks Say No; Cops Meekly Obey

BANGKOK — A high-profile police operation to arrest an influential monk implicated in a massive embezzlement scheme came to a farcical end Thursday when...

Bank Staff Criticised For Rejecting Redshirts Deposits

(21 February) A Redshirt leader has demanded that the Bank of Agriculture and Agricultural Co-Operatives clarify its stance regarding an incident in which Redshirts supporters were told off by its bank staff.

Court Deems Former Govt's Censorship of Yellowshirt TV Legal

BANGKOK — A court in Bangkok has ruled that the previous government was authorized to censor a Yellowshirt-affiliated television show that accused Redshirts of plotting to overthrow the Thai monarchy.





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