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Who Will Be Thailand’s Next Prime Minister?
March 22, 2019

Who Will Be Thailand’s Next Prime Minister?

By Associated Press
A look at those jockeying for the top post in Thailand’s March 24 elections.

Thai Junta Seems Ready to Put Elections Off Longer
March 14, 2015

Thai Junta Seems Ready to Put Elections Off Longer

By Joshua Kurlantzick
Given recent comments by Prayuth, it is unclear when Thailand will return to democracy.
Thailand’s Culture of Impunity
January 22, 2015

Thailand’s Culture of Impunity

By Mark Fenn
For years, security officials in Thailand appear to have been able to commit violence with impunity.

Thailand’s Provocative Protesters
December 02, 2013

Thailand’s Provocative Protesters

By Mong Palatino
Past demonstrations may give insight into the current Yellow Shirt/Red Shirt clashes.

Thailand: Same Faces, New Crisis
November 06, 2013

Thailand: Same Faces, New Crisis

Attempts to pass an amnesty bill have taken Thailand to the brink of yet another political crisis.

Indonesia Strike for Pay Hike; Thai Protest vs. Amnesty Bill
November 05, 2013

Indonesia Strike for Pay Hike; Thai Protest vs. Amnesty Bill

Indonesians push for an increased minimum wage as Thais rally against corruption.

Thai Amnesty Paves Way for Thaksin’s Return
November 02, 2013

Thai Amnesty Paves Way for Thaksin’s Return

Thailand’s parliament passes a controversial bill that will allow former PM Thaksin Shinawatra to return.

Justice or Politics in Thailand?
January 19, 2013

Justice or Politics in Thailand?

Some say former PM Abhisit is rightfully being charged for supressing the red shirts; other see the case as business as usual.

Abhisit's Farewell
August 15, 2011

Abhisit's Farewell

Former Thai Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva has been gracious in defeat. Will he make a comeback?

Upbeat on Thai-Cambodia Ties
July 15, 2011

Upbeat on Thai-Cambodia Ties

The election of Yingluck Shinawatra could put relations between Thailand and Cambodia back on track.

Thailand's 'Vote No' Campaign
June 28, 2011

Thailand's 'Vote No' Campaign

Thailand’s Yellow Shirts, disillusioned over corruption, are urging voters to vote ‘no’ in next week’s election.

Thai PM's Citizenship Woes?
March 14, 2011

Thai PM's Citizenship Woes?

Thai Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva surprised many last month when he admitted he hadn’t given up British citizenship.

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