Thailand

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Thailand's junta leader Prayuth Chan-ocha, an army general who led the overthrow of the southeast Asian nation's elected government in May, has been named the new prime minister. The BBC described the vote in a Parliament comprised mostly of military and police figures as "little more than a formality...the kind of rushed acclamation favored by...
Common Dreams staff
Military leaders in Thailand assumed all political power in the country on...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Less than three days after declaring martial law in Thailand, Gen. Prayuth Chan...

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