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Thailand election: Country goes to polls – BBC News

BBC NewsMillions of Thais are voting in a general election boycotted by the opposition and blighted by protests. Anti-government protesters say they will disrupt voting across Thailand and continue their campaign to force Prime Minister…

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Thai prime minister struggles to stay in power – USA TODAY

USA TODAYBANGKOK (AP) — From inside her “war room” in a temporary office at the Defense Ministry, Thailand’s beleaguered Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is watching television feeds of flag-waving protesters trying to bring down her…

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Bomb blast as Thai standoff continues – BBC News

BBC NewsThe stand-off between the government of PM Yingluck Shinawatra and thousands of protesters has taken a bloody turn with a bomb blast at an anti-government rally. At least 28 people have been injured. A…

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Thailand: Leader Seeks to Slow Protests – New York Times

New York TimesThe Thai prime minister on Wednesday proposed the formation of a reform council to mollify a protest movement seeking to topple her government, but her opponents immediately rejected her idea. Prime Minister Yingluck…

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Thailand unrest: Opposition MPs pledge to resign – BBC News

BBC NewsThailand’s opposition MPs are to resign en masse, officials say, after weeks of anti-government protests in Bangkok. Opposition-backed street protesters have been trying to oust PM Yingluck Shinawatra, saying she is controlled by her…

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Thai opposition party quitting Parliament – USA TODAY

USA TODAYBANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s main opposition party announced Sunday its members were resigning en masse from Parliament to protest a government they claim is illegitimate, a move sure to deepen the country’s latest political…


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