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Thai junta blocks rights meeting in Bangkok

Rights activists say Thailand's ruling junta has worked systematically to snuff out all challenges to its authority.

State of emergency ‘will have to stay’, says Thai minister

Despite several protest sites shutting down, Thailand's foreign minister says emergency laws could be extended until demonstrations end completely.

Seven injured in latest Thai protest action

Thailand's army chief has called for calm and ordered troops to remain neutral as coup rumours mount and protests increase in Bangkok.

Thai prime minister Yingluck flees as protesters step-up action

Thousands of protesters launched a "people's coup" on Thailand's government on Sunday, swarming multiple state agencies in violent clashes.

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