Defamation Suit against Somchai Katunyutanan

A LAWYER for Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has filed a defamation suit against an influential cartoonist alleging he compared the premier to a prostitute in a Facebook post. Chai Rachawat, a cartoonist for a prominent daily newspaper, posted pictures of Ms Yingluck on Tuesday accompanied by the words “… a prostitute is not an […]

US Fact Sheets: 2013 Community Of Democracies Ministerial, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

The Seventh Ministerial meeting of the Community of Democracies (CD) took place April 27-29, 2013 in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. The biennial meeting is the world’s premier global gathering devoted to strengthening democracy and civil society. The U.S. delegation, headed by Deputy Secretary of State William J. Burns, joined representatives from approximately 110 countries including heads of […]