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Thailand: King appoints army chief as junta head
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Thailand: King appoints army chief as junta head

Thai army chief said that the country's king had officially endorsed him to run the nation after the armed forces seized power last week.

Thailand coup live: Army dissolves Senate, takes over law making
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Thailand coup live: Army dissolves Senate, takes over law making

Follow live updates of the ongoing political crisis in Thailand

Thai military coup: Key facts about the ongoing crisis
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Thai military coup: Key facts about the ongoing crisis

The Thai army recently staged a coup and suspended the constitution. Here are answers to some key questions on the situation

Day after coup, Thai army chief summons ousted PM for talks
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Day after coup, Thai army chief summons ousted PM for talks

Later, the military summoned ousted Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and 22 associates including powerful relatives and ministers in her government, to a meeting at an army facility at 10 a.m. on Friday.

Thai army chief Prayuth Chan-ocha declares himself acting PM
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Thai army chief Prayuth Chan-ocha declares himself acting PM

Thai army chief Prayuth Chan-ocha has declared himself acting Prime Minister until someone else is appointed to the post.

Press freedom becomes first casualty of Thai army coup
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Press freedom becomes first casualty of Thai army coup

The military edict banned media from interviewing academics and ex-government officials whose opinions could incite conflict.

In a bloodless coup, military seizes power in Thailand
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In a bloodless coup, military seizes power in Thailand

The powerful army chief, Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha, announced the military takeover in a statement broadcast on national television.

Timeline of the political crisis in Thailand
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Timeline of the political crisis in Thailand

Some key dates in the long-running conflict since the last coup nearly eight years ago:

Thai army chief urges rivals to talk following martial law
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Thai army chief urges rivals to talk following martial law

Thailand's army declared martial law nationwide on Tuesday to restore order after six months of street protests that have left the country without a proper functioning government, but insisted the surprise intervention was not a military coup.