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Thailand: Citizens to protest army's no elections diktat
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Thailand: Citizens to protest army's no elections diktat

Protesters will test Thai coup leader General Prayuth Chan-ocha this weekend after he said there would be no elections in Thailand for more than a year to give the military time to engineer reforms.

Thai Junta bans anti-coup protests, rebels call for mass rally
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Thai Junta bans anti-coup protests, rebels call for mass rally

Police sealed off a Bangkok intersections to prevent a planned protest. Authorities said they would not allow any protests against last week's military coup.

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.

Thai coup: Army detains ex-PM Yingluck, Oppn says she's safe
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Thai coup: Army detains ex-PM Yingluck, Oppn says she's safe

Former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra was in a "safe place" on Saturday, an aide said, after being held by Thailand's army following its seizure of power this week, as opposition to the coup grew among her supporters and pro-democracy activists.

Thai crisis: US suspends military assistance after coup
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Thai crisis: US suspends military assistance after coup

The US has suspended about $3.5 million in military assistance to Thailand following a coup, the State Department said Friday.

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.