Thailand’s 2010 Crackdown Probe: Who gave the green light?

New York-based Human Rights Watch issued a statement urging Thailand’s army chief Prayuth Chan-ocha to stay out of the probe into the deaths of more than 90 people killed during a nine-week anti-government protest in Bangkok that ended with a military crackdown in 2010.

The protests by the “Red Shirts” movement had crippled the metropolis, especially with thousands from the northern provinces. The initial demonstration created a political whirl-storm where then Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva had called upon the military intervention for the purpose of subduing and dispersing the crowd.

More at: http://ireport.cnn.com/docs/DOC-832761

 

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  1. Pingback: Abhisit Crushing of the Red Shirts in Bangkok 2010 « Thailand News

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