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From coup-maker to candidate? Thai junta chief Prayut Chan-o-cha mulls election run

From coup-maker to candidate? Thai junta chief Prayut Chan-o-cha mulls election run

6/2/2019 2:14:00 AM

From coup-maker to candidate? Thai junta chief Prayut Chan-o-cha mulls election run

BANGKOK (REUTERS) - Thai junta chief Prayut Chan-o-cha is known for losing his temper in public, but recently he has displayed a softer side amid speculation he may run for office in the first elections since the army seized power in 2014.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

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Thai forest rangers train to tackle wildlife crimeCamo-clad rangers ambush a camp in a lush Thai national park, kicking away a machete and a firearm and pinning two suspected poachers to the ... Good luck in a country known as a transit point for smuggling of poached goods, drugs and a vibrant vice industry. These rangers like police officers stand little chance of doing their work properly if the criminals havw rich or powerful backers.

Thai government apologises for Bangkok's suffocating, hazardous smogBANGKOK (THE NATION/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - The Thai government has apologised to Bangkok citizens about the air pollution that continues to disrupt their daily lives and is threatening their health.. Read more at straitstimes.com. Apologise won't stop the smog

Thai forest rangers train to tackle wildlife crimeNAKHON NAYOK, Thailand (AFP) - Camo-clad rangers ambush a camp in a lush Thai national park, kicking away a machete and a firearm and pinning two suspected poachers to the ground - part of a training exercise to counter a lucrative wildlife trade.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Thai court to hear Bahraini extradition request for footballerA Thai public prosecutor on Friday submitted to a criminal court Bahrain's extradition request for jailed footballer Hakeem Al Araibi, who fled ...

Thai forest rangers train to tackle wildlife crimeCamo-clad rangers ambush a camp in a lush Thai national park, kicking away a machete and a firearm and pinning two suspected poachers to the ground -- part of a training exercise to counter a lucrative wildlife trade. 'Go!' team leader Kritkhajorn Tangon yells as the group tackles the actors