Updated Thursday, February 27, 2014 0:03 am TWN
Thailand's Army chief Prayuth Chan-ocha admitted today that the country's armed forces could only take a defensive position in dealing with the present increasing political conflicts, bearing in mind their duty to protect the country, the people and the monarch. He said the disputes have worsened with continuing violence since all factions refuse to abide by the rule of law.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Thailand's army chief warned Monday the country risks “collapse” unless it pulls back from escalating violence after attacks in recent days left three children dead in the kingdom's worst political unrest since 2010.
Monday, February 24, 2014
An explosion in a busy Bangkok shopping district killed two people and injured 22 on Sunday, a day after a young girl died and dozens were hurt in an attack on a protest rally.
Sunday, February 23, 2014
Gunmen in a pickup truck attacked an anti-government protest in Thailand's east, killing at least one person, a child, and wounding dozens, as violence in the country's 3-month-old political crisis spread outside the capital, Bangkok, officials said Sunday.
Saturday, February 22, 2014
Angry farmers driving hundreds of tractors called off a threatened protest at Thailand's main airport Friday, offering a reprieve to the country's embattled prime minister and to travelers fearing a repeat of a major 2008 blockade of the airport.
Thursday, February 20, 2014
A Thai court ordered the government Wednesday not to use force against peaceful protests, as demonstrators vowed to intensify efforts to unseat the premier a day after street clashes left five dead and dozens wounded.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
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