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Thai protest leader promises to clear streets, moving campaign to park

Thai protest leader promises to clear streets, moving campaign to park

Anti-government protesters in Bangkok have said they will scale back their presence in the streets. Protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban said in his nightly speech on Friday that the protesters would withdraw from several stages erected at key intersections around Bangkok. Starting on Monday they would consolidate at Lumpini Park, a central venue that has...

Thai protesters vow to topple PM

Thai anti-government protesters who have been camped out in north Bangkok packed their tents and marched downtown yesterday as they consolidated efforts to topple Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, a day after a disrupted general election. Some joined protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban on foot and others followed in cars and six-wheel trucks as Thailand's long-running political conflict showed no sign of ending. They closed camps at two of the seven big intersections that they have blockaded since mid-January, at Victory Monument and...

Thai protesters 'promise not to obstruct voting'

Thai protesters 'promise not to obstruct voting'

Thai protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban has promised that his supporters will not obstruct advance voting for next week's general election. Suthep says protesters will not try to stop people from casting their ballots from Sunday, but will demonstrate outside polling stations. They want the PM to step down and the political system to be reformed. But...

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