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Thai junta airs propaganda to show detainees OK
by Todd Pitman and Thanyarat Doksone - May 29, 2014 - 4:21am
Thailand's new military junta aired videos yesterday on television stations nationwide showing some of the prominent political figures it has detained as part of an effort to convince the public that detainees in...
Thai coup leader: Don't protest, it's no use
by Todd Pitman and Thanyarat Doksone - May 27, 2014 - 8:15am
Bolstered by an endorsement from Thailand's king, the nation's new military ruler issued a stark warning Monday to anyone opposed to last week's coup: don't cause trouble, don't criticize, don't protest — or...
Thai coup leader warns against protests
by Todd Pitman and Thanyarat Doksone - May 25, 2014 - 2:00pm
The top general in Thailand's ruling junta warned people Sunday not to join anti-coup street protests, saying normal democratic principles cannot be applied at the time, as troops fanned out in central Bangkok to...
Thai coup leaders summon academics, journalists
by Todd Pitman and Thanyarat Doksone - May 25, 2014 - 12:00pm
In a chilling move apparently aimed at neutralizing critics and potential opposition, Thailand's new army junta ordered dozens of outspoken activists, academics and journalists to surrender themselves to military...
Thai military seizes power in bloodless coup
by Todd Pitman and Thanyarat Doksone - May 23, 2014 - 9:17am
Without firing a shot, Thailand's powerful military seized control of this volatile Southeast Asian nation Thursday, suspending the constitution and detaining Cabinet ministers in a risky bid to end half a year of...
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