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Thai junta leader and army chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha (left) receives the royally-endorsed interim constitution from HM King Bhumibol Adulyadej Tuesday evening. (Pic: Khaosod English/Facebook)

A first look at Thailand’s new interim constitution

By Wed, Jul 23, 2014 8:30AM UTC Comments Off Thai junta leader and army chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha (left) receives the royally-endorsed interim constitution from HM King Bhumibol Adulyadej Tuesday evening. (Pic: Khaosod English/Facebook)

Two months after Thailand's military has staged a coup on May 22, 2014, the country has now adopted a new interim constitution. Army chief and junta leader General Prayuth Chan-Ocha was granted an audience with King Bhumibol Adulyadej on Tuesday in order to seek His Majesty's endorsement of the country's 19th constitution....

On ‘happiness’ and Thai opinion polls after the military coup

By Tue, Jun 24, 2014 11:30AM UTC Comments Off A Thai soldier poses for photograph with Thai-Muslim women during an event called "Return Happiness to Thai People" in Bangkok, Thailand, Saturday, June 7, 2014. (AP Photo/Wason Wanichakorn)

We here at Siam Voices usually do not cover Thai opinion polls for two reasons: first, there are too many of them out there on a weekly basis by the major survey institutes (ABAC, NIDA and Suan Dusit) alone, and second, they're mostly crap! ...

Report: Thailand’s junta offers $15 reward for info on dissidents

By Tue, Jun 24, 2014 10:00AM UTC Comments Off Don't get caught doing this. Pic: AP.

Thailand’s police force is now asking for citizens’ help in identifying those perceived to be displaying opposition to the military coup in the kingdom....

Infographic: Thailand’s New Junta

By Thu, Jun 05, 2014 11:28AM UTC Comments Off Infographic: Thailand’s New Junta

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Thai army: Ex-PM, protest leaders held ‘to think’

By Sat, May 24, 2014 4:03PM UTC 1 Comment A Thai soldier stands guard in front of the Democracy Monument in Bangkok after the military seized power on May 22. Pic: AP.

BANGKOK (AP) — A spokesman for Thailand’s coup leaders says the army will detain former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, Cabinet members and anti-government protest leaders for up to a week to give them “time to think.” Deputy army spokesman Col. Weerachon Sukondhapatipak said Saturday that Yingluck and dozens of other political figures have had their...

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