Tag Archives: Thai government

Thailand Recalls Ambassador to Cambodia

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Appointing Thaksin ‘an insult’ to Thai justice system

The Foreign Ministry has responded to Cambodia’s appointment of fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra as its economic adviser by recalling the Thai ambassador to Cambodia.

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The upside-down world of Hun Sen and Thaksin

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The Thai government prepared to fend off a “red shirt” army at the Association of Southeast Asian Nations summit, mounting security measures designed to prevent a repetition of the embarrassing scenes that disrupted a similar Asean meeting in Pattaya.

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Chavalit’s trip raises tension

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With his visit on Wednesday to Cambodia, former prime minister Chavalit Yongchaiyudh has virtually opened this country to interference in its internal affairs and further complicated the Thai-Cambodian border conflict.

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BUDDIES OF TWO COUNTRIES : Cambodia will not extradite Thaksin on any request

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Cambodia issued a statement Friday, saying it would not extradite the former Prime Minister Thaksin Sinawatra if requested by the Thai government.

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Thaksin Expelled from Dubai for Continuous Phone-in Attacks on Thai Govt

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The prime minister’s spokesperson says the fugitive former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra has left Dubai, after the UAE government requested that he leave the country due to his continuous phone-in attacks on the Thai government.

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Special Report: Facts about Royal Pardon

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The anti-government United Front of Democracy Against Dictatorship’s (UDD) campaign for a royal pardon for former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra has caused concerns for the Thai Government and the general public. The Government has responded to the UDD’s campaign by proactively informing the public of regulations and procedures of a royal pardon.

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US confidence in Thai political stability : Thai FM

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The US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has expressed confidence in Thailand’s political stability and confirmed that she would join the Asean Ministerial Meeting and Asean Regional Forum in Thailand in July, Foreign Minister Kasit Piromya said Friday. Continue reading