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Feb 02, 2014
Thailand: Polls open in tense national electionThailand's tense national election got underway Sunday with protesters forcing the closure of several polling stations in the capital amid fears of more bloodshed a day after gun battles in Bangkok left seven people wounded.
Jan 31, 2014
The elite don't want the masses to vote: Thailand crisis explainedEven though the elections are expected to proceed smoothly in most of the country, it will end up being a hollow exercise and will not result in the formation of a new government for a number of reasons.
Jan 30, 2014
Thailand braces for violence as PM Yingluck's charm runs outFor them, Yingluck, 46, is the hated puppet of her billionaire elder brother Thaksin, who was ousted as prime minister in a 2006 military coup and now lives abroad to avoid a two-year jail sentence for corruption.
Jan 22, 2014
Thailand emergency begins, but protestors defy orderArray
Jan 20, 2014
Thai govt considers declaring emergency after weekend violenceThe emergency decree gives security agencies broad powers to impose curfews, detain suspects without charge, censor media, ban political gatherings of more than five people and declare parts of the country off limits.
Jan 18, 2014
Thai PM Shinawatra struggles to stay in powerThe coup touched off a societal schism that in broad terms pits the majority rural poor, who back the Shinawatras, against an urban-based elite establishment that draws support from the army and staunch royalists who see Yingluck's family as a corrupt threat to their power.
Jan 16, 2014
Thai protesters find new govt targets, maintain pressure to cancel electionsThe marches appeared to be a way to maintain momentum amid a decline in the number of protesters who have blocked key intersections in Bangkok for four days now in an attempt to shut down the government of Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.
Jan 14, 2014
No question of quitting despite protests, says Thailand PMYingluck Shinawatra proposed to meet on Wednesday with various groups — including her opponents — to discuss a proposal from the Election Commission to postpone the February vote
Jan 11, 2014
Thai protest: 7 injured in latest shooting, army chief fears growing violenceThe turmoil is the latest episode in an eight-year conflict that pits Bangkok's middle class and royalist establishment against the mostly poorer, rural supporters of Yingluck and her brother, former premier Thaksin Shinawatra, who was overthrown in a military coup in 2006.
Dec 26, 2013
Protesters clash with police in Bangkok to protest upcoming electionsOfficers fired tear gas and rubber bullets toward protesters trying to get into a sports stadium where candidates were gathering to draw lots for their position on polling papers.